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Return of the bad old days

Last month, Western Allies celebrated the 75the anniversary of the defeat of the racist ideology of Nazism. The promise was that of a brave new …

European Union saga: lessons for Africa

A regional integration agenda that appears to privilege some, who often wield the “big stick”, will only create disillusionment, frustration, and anger for the weaker ones.

Band Aid 30: The politics of pity

Many people have understandably been offended and perplexed by Band Aid 30. But as James Wan explains, the song was a symptom of a much …