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US war on terror leaves bloody trail in Africa

Kenyan killings spotlight rift between US word and deed on human rights BY SIMON ALLISON   Disappeared At least 45 people have disappeared in Kenya or were found dead after counter terrorism operations NAIROBI – Just before his torturers pushed … read more »

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Ethiopia is in a ‘code red’ hunger emergency

ETHIOPIA’s current hunger situation a ‘code red emergency’, says Save the Children; country director John Graham told Reuters news agency that the scale of drought “is like nothing I’ve seen before in the 19 years that I’ve lived in this … read more »

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Lessons in the paradoxes of race and capital

        ANDILE MNGXITAMA Andile Nkuhlu, the politically connected businessman who died on December 1, seems to have slipped out of life with the same grace with which he lived it. His life offers valuable lessons in understanding … read more »

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