Africa in Global Perspective then and Now

Stop for a minute and think of the saying attributed to the Greek Philosopher    Heraclitus: “The only thing that is constant is change.” Then take a cursory look at the changes that have... READ MORE

Happy Independence Day to the D.R. Congo

Today, June 30th, marks the Independence Day public holiday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. On June 30th, 1960, DR Congo declared independence from its former colonial ruler Belgium. Patrice Lumumba was... READ MORE

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