Eritrea

Off the Grid in Eritrea

As Eritrea improves relations with its neighbors, one writer in exile reflects on the country of his birth

Amid news of Eritrea’s rapprochement with its neighboring Ethiopia after 20 years of deadlock and the...

Zimbabwe

#ShutDown the Internet

A tax on internet use in some African countries is stifling dissent

If you google Zimbabwe this week, you’ll read about the social unrest that has sparked when...

South Africa

An Oyster’s Journey

Not too long ago, I was on a media junket run by the Hong Kong government....

Zimbabwe

The Great Hope

A Zimbabwean expat ponders her country's momentous election

Just under a year ago, a series of previously unimaginable events occurred in Zimbabwe. The Robert...