Challenging the success narrative that masks the disruptive social impact of neoliberal transformation under General Yoweri Museveni in Uganda.
The identities, liberal or homophobe are cultural and political. They are not a perfect mirror of the narrative of homophobia in Africa.
Caricatures aside, how do President Yoweri Museveni and the National Revolutionary Movement state reproduce power? It's been 31 years.
The planned global Education Outcomes Fund—the UN seems onboard—would create markets for “non-state” providers while guaranteeing profits for private investors that purchase “impact bonds.”
Bobi Wine, building off political protest of the last decade has become a symbol for a new politics in Uganda and a threat to Museveni's hold on power.
A new film and how to change minds about who is at fault for Uganda’s endemic violence against women.
Over the past three decades, the conflicts in northern Uganda, Sudan, South Sudan, Rwanda, Congo, and
How a group of young people are employing poetry and storytelling to speak out against state repression, corruption and abuse of power.
In recent years there has been a global convergence on the “girling of development”; in other
The ultimate goal of Michele Siblioni's work is to achieve the satisfaction of the white male ego, via the camera lens and exotic depictions of black women.
As with our last movie night post, we need to start with the bad news. 1.
One effect of the deployment of tear gas and military equipment in Kampala is in the fear it invokes in the electorate, reminding them of the close relationship between the president, police and military.
Here's what to read and who to follow on social media if you want to make sense of Ugandan politics now.
Who are the young people who want to take their country back from the leopard who has terrorized them for 30 years?
This past week Edward Ssebuwufu opened his Friday evening radio show his usual music, a Ugandan
Mispronouncing Kony's name speaks to how detached people in and outside of Uganda are to northern Uganda's experiences.
You can’t separate Drake from Toronto, Heems from Queens, or Blue Scholars from Seattle. So we rapped like who we are in Kampala.
In April 2012, Ingrid Turinawe, then leader of Uganda’s Forum for Democratic Change Women’s League, was
Shake the Dust is a documentary film directed by journalist Adam Sjöberg, and produced by American
I used to find some consolation in the fact that the average person in Kampala knows