0 minutes Less than a minute read October 21, 2011 The Meme Edition Source. Read More 4 minutes read May 9, 2011 Africa’s media considered By Elliot Ross, Guest Blogger We don’t give Africa a pass just because we are Africans. It’s a mistake to respond to blanket negative coverage with blanket positive coverage. Africa….. Read More 1 minute read January 29, 2011 Wikileaks and "the ultimate show of power' Slavoj Žižek, in a piece about Wikileaks, for the London Review of Books. The ultimate show of power on the part of the ruling ideology is to allow what appears to….. Read More 1 minute read December 13, 2010 What do leftists make of Wikileaks? Not everyone is so taken with what Wikileaks has wrought. I’d be curious to hear what some of you think of this take of Wikileaks and Assange, by a reader,….. Read More 1 minute read December 11, 2010 Gaddafi's voluptuous Ukranian nurse 1. Anyone who has done any kind of archival research will know immediately the use of the WikiLeaks cables, and also their limits. Now that the superficial and the obvious….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.