A studied refusal to pay attention to South Sudan's colonial history helped ignite the current crisis.
Posts Tagged: Pan-Sahel Initiative
To beef up the U.S. military presence in Africa to provide security for oil and natural-gas sources, the U.S. needed to either amplify the terrorist threat to the region or fabricate one.
The Bush administration created an imaginary front against terrorism in North Africa. This fiction has had some terrifying results.