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State and Human Security in Central Africa

with Mvemba Phezo Dizolelevia Africa Center for Strategic Studies
Thursday, December 12, 2013

Historically, armies in Africa underwent two major shifts, Dizolele said. During the Cold War, they often were aligned with their former colonial power—for e...

Analysis and Commentary

Nelson Mandela, Western Saint

by Bruce Thorntonvia FrontPage
Monday, December 9, 2013

What Mandela's life told us about Western civilization.

Analysis and Commentary

Nelson Mandela and Others: Reflections on Hard Choices

by Mark Harrisonvia Mark Harrison's Blog
Friday, December 6, 2013
Analysis and Commentary

Nelson Mandela, RIP

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Thursday, December 5, 2013

I just heard from a KQED news producer a few minutes ago that Nelson Mandela has died.

In the News

The Crisis Facing Christians in Egypt

with Samuel Tadrosvia Catholic Herald
Saturday, November 30, 2013

Copts are paying the price for the failure of liberalism in Egypt, says Robin Harris


Mvemba Phezo Dizolele on Ask the Expert

with Mvemba Phezo Dizolelevia Africa Center for Strategic Studies
Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Writer, foreign policy analyst, and independent journalist Mvemba Phezo Dizolele discusses the drivers of conflict in Africa's Great Lakes region.


Fouad Ajami on Opinion Journal (Egypt)

with Fouad Ajamivia Opinion Journal (WSJ Live)
Thursday, September 5, 2013
Oil Drilling
Analysis and Commentary

Africa’s Coming Resource Curse—And How to Avoid It

by Larry Diamondvia Foreign Affairs
Thursday, September 5, 2013
In October 2011, the U.S. Department of Justice filed a motion to seize a palatial cliff-top home in Malibu, California.
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Conversations: Samuel Tadros

with Samuel Tadrosvia St. John's University (NY)
Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Last week, I reviewed a new book by the Hudson Institute's Samuel Tadros, Motherland Lost: The Egyptian and Coptic Quest for Modernity. The book, a compelling read, explores the profound challenges...