The island nation's celebrated political system was never a gift bestowed, but seized through sheer agency and hard-fought autonomy.
Amilcar Cabral and the liberation of Guinea-Bissau and Cape Verde from Portuguese colonialism.
Episode 3 of Africa is a Country Radio is live on Groovalizacion and the AIAC Mixcloud
These days, well-behaved African heads of state are rewarded by Barack Obama with the chance to
No.17 in our regular update on new African films to watch.
Watching the African Nations Cup with Ghana fans on Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn.
Writing in The Guardian, football journalist Jonathan Wilson noted that “… for the first time since 1992,
Like many Angolans on Sunday I was forced to eat my share of humble pie and
What we learned from Day 8 of the 2013 African Cup of Nations.
Today we’re launching our series of Africa Nations Cup playlists — music to get you in
South Africa’s form has been dismal for a while now. Pre-Afcon, Elliot Ross concluded here that
South Africa’s Bafana Bafana were sloppy and did not take their opponents seriously. It was a
By Amílcar Tavares* Almost one fifth of Cape Verde’s population would fit in the stands of The
1. This high-stakes knockout format might not be so bad after all. Qualifying groups are long,
The songs that savor the writer Olufemi Terry's travels through the islands of Cape Verde.
In his 2009 anatomy of the financial crisis, First As Tragedy, Then As Farce, Slavoj Žižek noted
Meaning is elusive in Cape Verde, but it does result in an existential limbo conducive to creeping, fretful madness.
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yffEiWHIoZI&w=600&h=349] This morning, Cape Verdean singer Cesária Évora passed away in Mandelo, São Vicente, the island
Paris-based rap group MC Malcriado--captures Cabral's appeal to the new generation.
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jgAhDy41Vwk&w=500&h=307&rel=0] In this short video Portuguese singer Carmen Souza speaks about her third album “Protegid” (which