0 minutes Less than a minute read March 17, 2010 All About Nicholas Kristof I try not to post about either Nicholas Kristof or Jeffrey Gettleman, the Henry Morton Stanleys of their age. But even I could not resist this video. In the clip,….. Read More 1 minute read August 18, 2009 AT LEAST THINGS WERE STABLE UNDER MOBUTU In an opinion piece in the Washington Post, conservative columnist Michael O’Hanlon goes on about a permanent US military presence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (this in the….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read August 15, 2009 EASTERN CONGO CHIC Violence or not, people create. Like women’s hairstyles in Eastern Congo, as captured by photographer Finbarr O’Reilly in this photo series for GlobalPost. I wonder if Hillary Clinton asked about….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.