I like the young producers and reporters at Radio Netherlands Worldwide‘s Africa desk. From the informed irreverence of What’s Up Africa to the kind of reporting below by Serginho Roosblad on the show “Bridges with Africa.” And not just because I make an appearance.

Further Reading

Our turn to eat

Reflections on Malawi’s recent election rerun, false starts and the hope that public representatives in Africa become accountable to their electorates’ aspirations.

The culture wars are a distraction

When our political parties only have recourse to the realm of identity and culture, it is a smokescreen for their lack of political legitimacy and programmatic content. It is cynically unpolitical, and it’s all bullshit.