In Angola, the poor are not entitled to full citizenship rights. They also are the base of resistance to the regime.
The films of Robert Van Lierop and Margaret Dickson chronicled anti-imperial struggles in Mozambique. They also offer a new generation blueprints on revolution and solidarity.
Sixteen years after the end of the Angolan civil war, the Angolan state considers how to properly remember and memorialize the leader of UNITA.
A series of photos documenting the contemporary state of the site of perhaps the most decisive battle in the liberation of Southern Africa.
We have a new co-host for the INTL BLK show. Francesca Harding joins Chief Boima for the fourth episode recorded in Los Angeles, California. Our guest is Angolan media personality and activist Mel Gamboa.
Despite the reforms associated with Angola’s new government, the harassment of anti-corruption journalist Rafael Marques continues.
After nearly 40 years in power, Jose Eduardo dos Santos handpicked his successor, João Lourenço. He was deemed a pushover, but may chart his own political course against party directives and the interests of the Dos Santos family.
When Angolans went to the polls in late August, many observers felt wary and jaded about the results.
What has Angola's President João Lourenço, dubbed the “implacable exonerator,” been up to.
Angola is Exhibit 1,000,003 on how and why the West judge some elections "free and fair," and others not.
On the morning of August 23rd, I voted for the first time in my life. It
The stories of those who fought on the frontlines, were imprisoned or wanted to establish real democracy after independence in Angola.
Hostile at first, in the wake of the Cold War, Israel-Angolan relations have morphed into a friendly and lucrative bond.
In 2003, I was among the hundreds of thousands, possibly millions, who marched through London to
Angola is in the midst of a yellow fever outbreak that has caught worldwide attention. Between
Most Angolans are preoccupied with finding and affording basic food supplies and medical supplies required for treatment in dilapidated health facilities.
Nicki Minaj’s decision to go play a concert in the Angolan capital, Luanda this coming weekend,* has
Twenty-one years ago, “Angolan Sculpture, memorial of cultures,” curated by Marie Louise Bastin in the Lisbon
if Luaty Beirão dies in jail on their watch, Angola's state will have a much bigger problem than small protests on their hands: One sign reads “15+1+2=24.3 million” (Angola’s total population).
You’d never know it from reading the US media, but 15 political prisoners in Angola are still in jail.