Bamako doesn’t feel like the capital of a country at war. True, people are stressed, and
Whew, Mali. French air raids against Islamist positions in Mali began Thursday night, and the dust
Ah, the warm bath of public affection in the post-colony. French President François Hollande’s visit to
Why should it be a big deal if a French president gives a speech in Dakar?
What is there to say about that other African election, the one in France? Sunday was
My friends and the musicians we listen to–we’re mostly the children of immigrants from Africa and