AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Henri Konan Bedie

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Sunday, September 6th, 2009

Jesse Jackson and the Ivorian Crisis

Jesse Jackson, whose brand of black politics has been displaced momentarily with the emergence of Barack Obama, was in the news recently after he was crowned a prince in Cote d’Ivoire. Because the Agne had crown the recently deceased (murdered?) Michael Jackson in 1992, much of the coverage of the event, made that link. But