Regions / Kenya
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.
Once again, the meaning of “in every crisis there’s an opportunity” may have been twisted.
When Kenya invaded Somalia in 2011, it overturned a 48-year-old policy of not involving itself in the armed conflicts of its neighbors—and now innocent Kenyans are paying the price.
The Nairobi Mall attack ripped open wounds still healing from the electoral violence in 2007 and 2008.
The ease with which al Shabaab and other extremist groups handle social media is disconcerting.