“Shithole” Countries? The Media’s Portrayal of Africa Reconsidered

It’s time to take a hard look at the role of the news media in creating and perpetuating a horribly simplistic and stereotypical portrayal of Africa. US President Donald... Read more »

Sadat nephew and Sisi critic drops Egyptian presidential bid

Mohamed Anwar al-Sadat says he doubts there will be genuine competition and indicates he may wait until 2022

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Ethiopia and the South Sudanese Civil War

Neorealist theories of international relations posit that states pursue their own interests, and aim to maximize their power relative to other states. Ethiopia explicitly articulated this conception of its... Read more »