The news this week that South Africa’s President, Jacob Zuma, had become a father for the 20th time (the child was born last October)–not by one of his three wives, but with a mistress–is out of order. Of course his alliance partners will defend him for building the homestead.

Further Reading

Pioneers in Black Studies

Kwame Nkrumah’s ideas about pan-Africanism and African liberation inspired many young scholars to explore global linkages around race and power, to uncover historical connections and forge new ones.

The death of cities

Cities will continue to exist and grow despite the coronavirus crisis because of the distinctly human need for social interaction, physical contact, and collaboration.