Regions / Africa
African nations will need help coping with fallout from the international financial crisis which they played no part in creating.
Somalis can sort out their problems if the outside world just gives them a chance.
Kevin Funk and Steve Fake offer a scathing and penetrating new look at the crises in Darfur -- one that you won't find in The New York Times or from the Save Darfur Movement.
Stephen Kinzer's book about Rwanda isn't about assigning blame but understanding the difficult task of reconciliation after unspeakable horrors.
The food price crisis has made demand more acute and supplies even scarcer, but it hasn't really changed the underlying problems with food aid as a response to hunger.
Breaking taboos, athlete Joey Cheek mixes sports and politics with Team Darfur.
A Malian timber scandal points to a positive side of China's controversial growing presence in Africa.
In countries like Sierra Leone, AFRICOM is definitely not the answer to Africa's challenges.
Congress is asking the right questions about the need for the Pentagons new Africa Command.
The world's attention has been riveted in 2008 by election crises in Kenya and now Zimbabwe. What's next the the battle of the ballot vs. the bullet?