Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013
Prince Albert, a backwater town in South Africa’s Karoo region, was the site of a truly world historic event on October 20th, 2013. The event in question was the official launch of the latest addition to our growing register of political parties — namely the South African Libertarian Party. (BTW, at their launch they also
Thursday, June 30th, 2011
Comedians, making a “PSA (Public Service Announcement) aimed at Tea Party members in the United States, get some cheap laughs out of Somalia’s predicament. H/T: Texas in Africa
Monday, April 4th, 2011
We know about the damage done in Uganda by the American Right. Now Mother Jones has a story about US Republican congressman Chris Smith who flew to Kenya–on taxpayers’ expense–recently to make sure a provision in the...
Wednesday, April 7th, 2010
Jon Stewart, on last night’s “The Daily Show,” unpacks the maverick politics of John McCain, who is engaged in a tough re-election bid against a Tea Party candidate in Arizona and has been flip-flopping on...
Monday, February 22nd, 2010
I love the work of David Rees.