Monthly Archives: January 2016

Thinking Aloud: Paul Kagame and the Seduction of Power

Jan. 13, 2016 by Darius  President Paul Kagame of Rwanda rang in the new year by announcing that he would run for a third term as president. A few weeks previously, Kagame had engineered a popular referendum to amend the … Continue reading

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News You Really Need To See: “UN: More Than Half of South Sudanese Kids Not in School”

“UN: More Than Half of South Sudanese Kids Not in School” The New York Times, January 12, 2016 http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2016/01/12/world/africa/ap-af-south-sudan-education-.html “More than half of the children in South Sudan are not in school, the highest proportion in any country, the U.N. … Continue reading

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