Regions / Kenya
The U.S. military has built an extensive archipelago of African outposts, transforming the continent into a laboratory for a new kind of war.
If he wants to save his legacy on Africa, Barack Obama will have to be more than a shill for U.S. security firms and corporations.
An ill-advised American-supported Ethiopian invasion transformed Al-Shabab from a marginal player into a major force.
Sadly, innocent Kenyans are paying the price for their government's actions in Somalia.
Is the conflict in South Sudan the opening salvo in the battle for a continent?
For years now, evangelical activists from the United States have been speaking out against homosexuality and cheering on antigay legislation all over Africa.
A conversation with poet-activist Shailja Patel about art, identity, and Kenya's ICC Witness Project.
A studied refusal to pay attention to South Sudan's colonial history helped ignite the current crisis.
Africa is front and center now for the Pentagon.
In the wake of the horrific Westgate Mall attack, some nationalist Kenyan politicians are calling for reprisals against the country's Somalis--many of whom are native Kenyans.