AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Christine Lagarde

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Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Joyce Banda has bigger problems than Madonna

The historian Margery Perham once wrote that “the basic difficulty” with the British colonial technique of indirect rule, of which she was a major architect, was “the great gap between the culture of rulers and ruled.” “People do not understand what we want them to do,” she wrote, “or, if they understand, do not want

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Christine Lagarde cares for Niger

Where does neoliberalism find its conscience? Apparently, in rural Niger.