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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 …

Erasing stereotypes about Africa

The West’s politics of pity towards Africa relies on some easily available stereotypes that are ultimately offensive, inaccurate and help perpetuate fundamental ignorance that feeds …