Regions / Africa
Africa's most populous nation has a unique history of fighting against injustice.
Nigeria is facing a perfect storm of crises including a national strike, widespread protests, and sectarian violence in the north.
Inter-ethnic strife and mass killings by the forces of Sudan President Omar al-Bashir are creating a humanitarian disaster in South Sudan.
A personal post on the similarities with which a progressive experiences libertarianism and atheism.
When it comes to attitudes toward gays and lesbians in Africa, donor countries need to conjure up all their skill to walk the tightrope between mindfulness and meddling.
At Durban, international negotiators are fiddling while the world burns.
By clinging to a paternalistic attitude and an antiquated Washington Consensus, the United States has opened up space for a broad Chinese role in Africa.
The politics and socioeconomics of chocolate and why it is still a guilty pleasure.
The invasion of Somalia has spillover effects in Kenya.
Should the United States choose to support long-term peace and stability over its short-term counterterrorism interests, there is much that it can do to help ensure a peaceful Kenyan election.