What is Aleppo?

Francesca Borri’s Syrian Dust. IT was the faux pas heard around he world. When US libertarian presidential hopeful Gary Johnson was asked what...More

Eulogy For Pan-Africanism: Long Live Man-Africanism

He’s a son of a bitch, but he’s our son of a bitch. WHEN Human Rights Watch (HRW) issued a devastating report on the ongoing conflict in west Sudan, ... More

The African is Not at Home

African migrants within the continent bear the contradictions of binding African identity to land...More

The Standing Vote

The state’s racist response to the Standing Rock encampment has alienated some from the ballot box... More


Fire This Time?

EVERY election is a referendum on a particular historical moment. For all the time we spend discussing the individuals we choose between, elections are also the moment when a society pauses to check in on their values... More