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africa straight up

Arts & Culture / Spotlight

by Teresa Clarke × on November 19, 2013 at 05:06 pm
Africa is home to more than a billion people spread across 54 countries and speaking more than 3,000 languages. So why is Africa usually limited to a single narrative? “Africa Straight Up” is a more complete story about Africa and its di [...]
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Video of the Week

by Yolaan Begbie × on February 08, 2013 at 03:13 pm
On first watch of “The Olive Garden Song“, you might be left feeling somewhat puzzled. That was our first reaction at Africa.com. So we watched it again, and again. In it we are introduced to Manyang Reath. We see him meeting Beyoncé and [...]
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Current Events / Food and Wine

by Africa.com Editorial Staff × on February 01, 2013 at 04:00 pm
It’s the month of love! Forget roses. We’ve got 54 unique ways to show your love–one for each country within Africa. Start planning your African Valentine’s Day now! And if you want to learn how to say “I love you” in 54 A [...]
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Sports

by Christine Lai × on November 27, 2012 at 04:26 pm
The National Basketball Association (NBA) prides itself in being a league that draws players from all over the world. Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant speaks Spanish to Pau Gasol during games when he doesn’t want opposing teams to know what is going on [...]

Current Events

by Jacqueline Adams × on March 14, 2012 at 04:50 pm
“I’m not a policy maker. All I do is public opinion.” With a shrug, Academy Award-winning actor and humanitarian George Clooney understated his commitment to, interest in, and impact on trying to end decades of war crimes in Sudan. Clooney [...]

Politics and Government

by Danielle B. Goldberg × on January 25, 2012 at 05:15 pm
While human suffering resulting from the armed conflict in Darfur is immeasurable, the costs can be measured in economic terms. Dr. Hamid Ali from the American University of Cairo is the first to attempt this, and his findings indicate a staggering c [...]

Travel

by Meghan Thom × on November 17, 2011 at 09:01 pm
(Editor’s note: Over the last two months, Meghan Thom has posted about her recent trip across North Africa. A student at the School of Oriental and African Studies, Ms. Thom resides in London. Previous posts: Part I, Part II, Part III) On our s [...]

Travel

by Meghan Thom × on October 19, 2011 at 06:51 pm
(Editor’s note: Over the next two months, Meghan Thom will be posting about her recent trip across North Africa. A student at the School of Oriental and African Studies, Ms. Thom resides in London. Previous posts: Part I) Our next early morning [...]

Arts & Culture

by David Phillips × on October 13, 2011 at 09:07 pm
(Editor’s note: This piece was originally published in the Sudan Tribune.) Sudan’s President Omar Al Bashir recently launched a nationwide sweep rounding up political opponents in a crackdown reminiscent of Kristallnacht, the “Night [...]

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