3 minutes read March 7, 2013 Kenya is More than its Election The Kenyan people have voted. The Kenyan elections have come and not quite gone. The foreign press offered its readers a veritable smorgasbord of dreadfully decontextualized representations, and now that….. Read More 4 minutes read December 21, 2011 2011: The Year of the Woman It was a great year, maybe one of the best ever, for direct action in-the-streets in-your-face pro-democracy movements, and they were largely pushed and pulled by women. Starting with Tunisia,….. Read More 1 minute read November 16, 2011 TV Heads ‘Kichwateli’ (‘TV head’ < Swahili) is one of the many chapters in the BLNRB project. Contributors are Just A Band (read Siddharta Mitter’s profile of the Kenyan trio here), street….. Read More 2 minutes read September 28, 2011 In Praise of Wangari Maathai Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.