‘In Praise Of Defeat’ And ‘Tattooed Memory’: In New Translations, We Learn The Fine Things About Moroccan Identity And Culture

Multilingualism is threatened…poetry is one way to tune the instruments of the soul, explore the sensuality of human bodies, and respond to terror and injustice.

As Kenya Vote Nears, Troubling Signs Mount: Avoiding Another Electoral Crisis

Kenya is the transport and commercial hub of East Africa, so a protracted crisis would result in significant disruptions further afield.

Paying The Hidden Price For DR Congo’s Conflict-Free Minerals: Trump May Be Right In Ending Ban

MMR, which enjoys a monopoly, has been buying Congo coltan for $20-24 per kilo, whereas one trader said he sold ore in the Rwandan capital, Kigali, a few months ago for more than $50 per kilo.