Regions / Africa
Robert Kaplan thinks that Gaddafi, Gbagbo, and Saleh refuse to back down out of fealty to their tribes.
The UN Cancun climate talks established the groundwork for the Green Climate Fund to help poor nations address climate change.
For $700 million, Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe is making China to be the exception to his new edict.
Two weeks before Nigeria's election, Ike Okonta takes aim at progressive politics in Nigeria - or the lack thereof.
AFRICOM morphs from aid and diplomacy to militarizing U.S. foreign policy in the region.
The political crisis in Cote d'Ivoire has had major diplomatic, financial, economic and social repercussions on the population, including on women and the organisations that defend their rights.
Being gay in Uganda is tough. Being a gay activist in Uganda is much tougher.
However irrational, Gaddafi was capable of both prescience and irony regarding his region's politics.
In an interview with Basta! at the World Social Forum, Firoze Manji discusses the problems of the 'aid industry.'
A humble political scientist created the world's most widely used strategies for toppling authoritarian regimes.