Today the American network NBC announced publicly that friend (and contributor) of Africa is a Country, Ashoka Mukpo, is
The idea that this has been a crisis only of the country’s health care systems is wrong. This has also been a crisis of governance.
Most films about Liberia are feature films or gritty documentaries focus almost perversely on the horrors of the civil war. Not "Out of my hand."
Liberian president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is often presented by western media as an avatar of all
“Your spirit appears to me to be anarchical. I remember during the last Administration, you were
This past Spring I wrote an article for the Red Bull Music Academy about the music and
What can the photographs of American anthropologist Danny Hoffman tell us about Sierra Leone and Liberian mineworkers or about mining in West Africa?
The business of journalism as we know is in trouble and there’s a scramble for a
Remember when Law & Order: Criminal Intent did a two-hour season premier on Erik Prince’s anti-pirate
My grandmother had a pub where wayfarers, fishermen, their wives, officers and anybody who had trouble
“Liberians decry ‘mockery of justice’ in Charles Taylor verdict” is a piece by Geoffrey York in Canada’s Globe and Mail that portrays a country outraged by
A comment on the enigmatic, and ambivalent, presence of Charles Taylor in Liberia close to ten years after he left the country in 2003.
American photographer David LaChapelle’s 2005 krump documentary, “Rize,” (trailer here) included a laughable section that invented
Leo Goldsmith and Rachael Rakes, film editors at Brooklyn Rail, write about the documentary film “Imagining
It’s Friday night, so we’re unwinding with some nice videos. We start with Liberians Nasseman and Takun J,
Recent revelations, which have always been suspected, have strengthened the United States’ role in the Liberian
Time LightBox features the work of photographer Glenna Gordon.
The regime of Ellen Sirleaf Johnson, Liberia's first post-conflict president, is increasingly guilty of lack of accountability and abetting corruption.
There’s been a lot of rumors and propaganda flying around related to the Liberian run-off election,
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKJ-DCMBKKI It seems that the election atmosphere remains tense, but word from Liberia is people are taking