Hisham Matar’s The Return: Touching Bottom in an Ocean of Grief
This memoir of returning to Libya after the fall of Gaddafi will absolutely break your heart. It is also really really good. Read it.
Here are Five More Recent Examples of the CIA’s Operations in Africa
The CIA’s involvement in Africa hasn’t ended with the Cold War.
New Study Says North Africa Is About To Be Hot AF
Keeping Ancient Rock Art Alive Across Africa
Trevor Noah: “Donald Trump Is The Perfect African President”
Public Enemy Salute All 54 African Countries In The Video For ‘Mine Again’
Jannis of Jakarta Records Shares His ‘Arabic 60s/70s Vinyl Mix Part. 2’
Zimbabwean Artist Virginia Chihota Brings Her Ghostly Matriarchs To London
Nine Female Artists From Egypt, Tunisia, And Libya Record ‘Sawtuha’
How Europe’s Racism And Misogyny Led To The Lampedusa Tragedy
African Animals: The Economist Gets Lazy, Leo DiCaprio Gets Busy
The Economist posts pictures of animals in cages but we don’t quite get the full story, while Leo DiCaprio leads an initiative on behalf of African elephants.
Fela’s Movement Comes Alive
Fela’s political movement has been revived – and you can join in.