AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Herman Cain

Friday, November 18th, 2011

Pizza aid

By Elliot Ross What happens when humanitarian agencies ditch the tried-and-trusted fundraising method of splashing disaster porn across screens and news pages? What kind of images can possibly fill in for the altogether enthralling scene of non-white bodies wracked with overwhelming pain, images which express nothing but pure need? With Action Against Hunger’s new ad

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

Herman Cain’s Libya

Herman Cain, Republican presidential candidate and white conservatives’ idea of a real black man (in contrast President Barack Obama is “the son of an elite Kenyan and a white graduate student”), went to see the editorial board...