The mere mention of South Africa in a discussion provokes deep images of institutional racism, discrimination and horrific violence. An in-depth look at the controversial history of South Africa, Stefan Molyneux separates the fact from fiction and di
Farmers in Awendo, Muhoroni and Chemelil sugar belt have threatened to stop delivering cane to the State-owned millers until they are paid. Kenya National Federation of Sugarcane Farmers Secretary General Ezra Okoth and branch federation officia
International Man: Former Libyan leader Muammar Ghaddafi once warned that "Europe runs the risk of turning black from illegal immigration… it could turn into Africa."
PBS.org and Dr. Henry Louis Gates reported that between 1525 and 1866, in the entire history of the slave trade to the New World, 12.5 million Africans were shipped to the New World. Only about 388,000 were shipped to North America.
Launched in 2007 as a force for good in Africa to fight terrorism and improve the humanitarian situation, the US Africa Command (AFRICOM) has by all measures failed in its mission despite spending billions.
A lot of resource investors stop listening to corporate presentations when they learn the company's project is in Africa. More often than not the country risk of exploring for minerals is just too big a gamble for retail investors' hard-earne
This is what happens when racial hostilities get out of hand.
Keeping DRC Borders Open ...If you haven't heard by now, the World Health Organization has declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo an international emergency. Despite this, experts STILL recommend keeping the borders open t
World Health Organization (WHO) officials released new staggering numbers this week on the death toll from central Africa's latest deadly Ebola virus outbreak.
South Africa: The Solidarity Movement, a trade union representing workers, campaigned in Europe to bring awareness against the changes in South Africa's constitution to allow expropriation of land from white farmers without compensation, which has
The Questions Our Media Won't [Video]...How did they get here? Who helped them get here?… Hundreds of Congolese illegal aliens have come to the U.S. border seeking asylum. You would think our media would be asking questions about how they got
Deputy head of Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North rebel group says he and colleagues were forcibly sent to Juba. An opposition leader in Sudan says the country's ruling military has forcibly removed him and two of his colleagues to neighbo
South Africa: The New York Times interviewed Stefan Smit, 62, about his vineyard last March and, in the same article, the Times criticized claims that South African farmers were being murdered and forced off their land as "false or exaggerated alle
According to LifeSiteNews, a Catholic publication, the Kenya Catholic Doctors Association is charging UNICEF and WHO with sterilizing millions of girls and women under cover of an anti-tetanus vaccination program sponsored by the Kenyan government.
What is it about the U.S. military and TomDispatch?
European parliament approves African reparations resolution, ignores ongoing injustice at its own hands...
This is huge news and it's barely in the media at all
In spite of president Donald Trump's promise to cull the unnecessary wars that the United States is constantly involved in (or starting), they continue to use tax money to kill civilians with impunity. The blood the U.S. continues to spill is often
A former French spy has been murdered six months into an investigation for allegedly plotting to assassinate an opponent of Congolese President Sassou Nguesso, according to The Times.
As media outlets across the world bring you the minute-by-minute updates of the Christchurch mosque shooting in New Zealand, those same outlets have been mostly silent on the recent mass slaughter of Christians in Nigeria by muslim herdsmen.
When you see the list of things Zimbabwe imports it's hard for you not to wonder: Is there something this country does not import? I mean we import everything from razor blades to matches. Now you can add another thing to the list: USD currency.
Ethiopia is a country that has had 8-10% GDP growth for many years and has been following the China development model. Ethiopia has been recovering for the past 25 years from a civil war and a completely devastated country. They have reached about $5
"Even though the well isn't an oil discovery, if Brulpadda proves to be anywhere near as big as the estimates of up to 1 billion barrels of oil equivalent resources, it will still be a game-changer for South Africa."
One of the promising hotspots for oil and gas exploration drilling this year - South Africa's offshore - has just yielded a massive natural gas and condensate find that could open a new exploration province for oil majors and change the energy fort
Justin's note: It's hard to think of two people who have had more success in resource investing than Casey Research founder Doug Casey and Rick Rule, the president and CEO of Sprott U.S. Holdings.
Zimbabwe is once again at the brink of economic collapse, making a mockery of President Emmerson Mnangagwa's claim that the country is open for business.
A shutdown of the internet by the Zimbabwe government this week, in an attempt to quell deadly protests, ended up achieving the exact opposite result - a total shutdown of the economy, including key public services like health and education.
TUNIS, Tunisia - Thousands gathered Monday in Tunisia's capital as the country marked eight years since a democratic uprising ousted its long-time strongman. The rally came amid deepening economic troubles in the North African nation and resurgen
Back in 1885, to much fanfare, the General Act of the Berlin Conference launched the Scramble for Africa which saw the partition of the continent, formerly a loose aggregation of various tribes, into the countries that currently make up the southern
"I think Nigerian-Americans offer a unique, flashy style and flavor that people like," says Chukwuemeka Onyejekwe, who goes by his rap name Mekka Don. He points to Nigerian cuisine like jollof rice that's gaining popularity in the U.S. But more