Why don't Africans make wildlife films?

Such films often focus on Africa and feature African animals – but most seem to be fronted by middle-class white men...More

Congo rapes: too easy to blame the UN

The mass rape of up to 200 women and babies is the symptom of a conflict that has been ignored for decades... More

Kenya's constitutional reform requires diversity

Issues over inclusion of Kadhi's courts in the Kenyan constitution are emblematic , of discontent at religion's role in society...More

Why, as an African, I took a Rhodes scholarship

Colonialism is to blame for many of Africa's woes, but as a Rhodes scholar I am better placed to serve Kenya...More

Satoshi Kanazawa's racist nonsense should not be tolerated

The psychologist's latest article asks 'why black women are less attractive'.What will Psychology Today and the LSE do about it? More

Reactions to Cleveland hero Charles Ramsey show America's race problems

The neighbour who saved the kidnapped Ohio girls has been celebrated and laughed at for his speech and mannerisms...More

Uniting global feminism

Feminists must recognise that all women experience social oppression, even if situations elsewhere oppose western ideals...More

Much to learn from this education success story in Kenya

Starrays Hope school in Kibera shows the transformative potential of grassroots community education initiatives...More

Kenya simply can't afford to go to war with Somalia right now

Kenya has a right to defend its people and its visitors, but will it be able to deal with the consequences? More

Kenya rape: Liz did everything 'right' but her attackers remain free

The notion of whether rape victims are 'good' or 'bad' can mean the burden of the crime falls on the attacked, not the rapist ...More

Kenyans chose Uhuru Kenyatta as president – for better or worse

Despite questions over his human rights record, Kenyatta won a democratic vote. And we can't argue with that...More