Posts Tagged: Africa
President Barack Obama makes his historic visit to Africa. Born of a Kenyan economist father, Obama will go not to his ancestral lands but to Ghana, Africa's newest oil state.
Oil companies and the Nigerian military are attempting to maintain control of what will soon be one-quarter of U.S. oil imports.
What Obama says in his Accra speech will influence Africa's place in the world.
Obama should repudiate U.S. support for Uganda's near-dictator.
It's time for some straight talk on U.S.-Africa policy.
Congress must make it illegal for private investment firms and hedge funds to prey on poor countries.
Will the indictment of Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir lead to greater peace and justice or undermine those elusive goals? Meghan Stewart and Hussein Yusuf provide contrasting views.
France's imperial footprint in Africa is large and not shrinking any time soon.
Dance/movement therapy can help child soldiers deal with trauma and postwar reconciliation.
The international community has promised assistance to refugees in Congo. But not much has reached them.