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Africa

Why Obama Is Losing Africa

August 5, 2015 // The Globe and Mail - Canada - English

The United States, along with many other Western countries, are losing their edge just as the subcontinent, notwithstanding its chronic problems of poverty, corruption and insecurity, is showing real signs of promise.

Obama’s Legacy in Africa

August 2, 2015 // Ottawa Citizen - Canada - English

It was heartening to see the leader of the free world deliver a ringing public denunciation of the tyranny and corruption that’s destroying the continent.

Africa: Is Obama Fighting a Losing Battle?

July 26, 2015 // La Razón - Spain - Spanish

When Obama won the presidential election back in 2008, all of Africa responded as if it was its own son arriving at the White House. And yet, six and a half years later, Africa feels somewhat abandoned by the U.S. president.

A Plague Called ‘Fearbola’

November 9, 2014 // Die Zeit - Germany - German

Teachers and students must remain home, and children are being attacked; in the U.S., the fear of Ebola is spreading, strengthened by racism and ignorance.

Ebola Virus Catches Fire

October 18, 2014 // The Herald - Zimbabwe - English

In total ethnocentric, self-serving fashion, Americans didn't worry about Ebola until a man died from it in the United States. Now people are reacting as if Ebola will bring about the end of the world tomorrow.
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