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Articles by Leif Brottom
May 15, 2019 | May 16 marks a famed Roma uprising against Nazi death camp guards. Against a backdrop of rising right-wing hatred, we need to draw on that defiance and humanity.
April 22, 2016 | Reparations for historical injustices are an increasingly urgent topic of public discussion. It's time to include Roma in the conversation.
May 15, 2015 | A growing movement among Roma activists looks to celebrate their ancestors' resistance to persecution — and to pick up where they left off.
November 17, 2014 | Religious tensions, remnants of the police state, and a broken-down neoliberal economic model imperil Tunisia’s otherwise impressive democratic transition.
January 9, 2013 | Ignatio Ramonet makes predictions of the major upcoming elections, risks, and dangers of 2013 in Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia.
July 31, 2008 | A Malian timber scandal points to a positive side of China's controversial growing presence in Africa.
September 18, 2006 | Poverty reduction in sub-Saharan Africa won't come through a quick fix.
February 2, 2006 | France grows less welcoming to former colonial subjects.
October 1, 2005 | Through a carefully orchestrated plan to impose transparency and good governance on the elected Chadian officials, the World Bank aims to ensure that the money is used to benefit the nations people, who are among the poorest in the world.