Regions / Africa
This speech (delivered before the Swedish parliament) addresses the impact that land grabbing has on peasants throughout the world, particularly in Africa.
Civilians killed in drone attacks are sometimes classified as militants.
Vivid memories of "Black Hawk Down" mean attacks will be confined to air strikes.
The case of the Sierra Leone "15" highlights the country's growing resistance to multinational land-grabs.
Emira Woods, an Institute for Policy Studies expert originally from Liberia, comments on Taylor's conviction.
Until recently, India and the United States have scratched each other's backs.
The truth may still be overshadowed by the hype of Invisible Children's "Cover the Night" event.
Can Ghana make its nascent oil industry work for the 99 percent?
If Somalia is to become a politically stable, economically viable, and peaceful nation that can compete with other African countries, clan-dominated federal states must be made a thing of the past.
The nomination of Jim Yong Kim to lead the World Bank meets with the approval of many opposed to globalization.