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AFRICOM: Wrong for Liberia, Disastrous for Africa
Article discussing U.S intentions behind the creation of AFRICOM. By Ezekiel Pajibo and Emira Woods (Foreign Policy in Focus, 07/26/2007) Read More...

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Africom Stands Up
Article illuminating the composition of Africom's staff and it's mission. By Colonel Robert Killebrew (Small Wars Journal, 10/08/2008) Read More...

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A Wound in the Heart of Africa
Article discussing the book, "A Wound in the Heart of Africa". It lays bare the dynamics between Rwanda and Congo that has been diving it's developmental challenges. By Jeffrey Gettleman (The New Yo... Read More...

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Russian Warships Sail to Horn of Africa
Article on Russian efforts at thwarting piracy on the Horn of Africa. By RIA Novosti (The Journal of Turkish Weekly, 03/30/2009) Read More...

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Combating Maritime Piracy
Article recommending steps to be implemented in combating piracy.By Stephanie Hanson (East Africa Forum, 01/27/2009) Read More...

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Is Foreign Aid Helping or Hurting Africa
Article presenting other perspectives on the assertion that foreign aid is hurting Africa. By Manasi Sharma(global envision,04/20/2009) Read More...

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Africa: Keeping Africa's Turnaround On Track
Article discussing appropriate measures to be undertaken in order to keep Africa's turn around on track. By Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (Allafrica.com, 04/11/2009) Read More...

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Headed toward extinction?
Article on the effects of declining birth rates. By Phillip Longman(USA Today, 03/24/2009) Read More...

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Piracy: A Symptom of Somalia's Deeper Problems
A long-term solution to piracy hinges on improving stability and bolstering Somali authorities with which the U.S. can work to advance mutual interests, including clamping down on piracy. By Brett D. ... Read More...

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Dambisa Moyo: Aid dependency blights Africa.
Article on the opportunities that the credit crunch presents to Africa. By Dambisa Moyo (The Independent, 02/02/2009) Read More...

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Global Recession Drives More Women into Poverty
Article prescribing recommendations on how developing countries can improve their economies.By Kristen Sundell (OEN, 04/07/2009) Read More...

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In India and Africa, Women's Low Status Worsens Their Risk of AIDS
Articledescribing factors that have contributed to the high incidence of HIV/AIDS amongwomen in Africa and India. By Barbara Crossette (The New York Times, 02/26/2001) Read More...

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America’s war in Central Africa
An indepth analysis of the historic and current situation in Central Africa. By Keith Harmon Snow (Bayview, 03/28/2009) Read More...

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Globalization: Little Impact on the Continent
Article on how African countries can reap the benefits of globalization. By Julie Jette (Working Knowledge, 03/24/2003) Read More...

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Activists demand Africa mining tax reforms
Article on how some African countries can benefit from Multinational mining companies. By Reuters(Daily Nation, 03/25/2009) Read More...

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Canada in Africa: The mining superpower
Article describing Canada's incentives for investing in the mining sector in Africa. By Denis Tougas ( Pambazuka News, 11/20/2008) Read More...

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The perils of Beijing's Africa strategy
Article on the consequences of deeper interation between China and Africa. By Elizabeth C. Economy (Council on Foreign Relations, 11/2/2006) Read More...

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Stimulus Package for Sub-Saharan Africa
Article describing the impact of a 50 billion dollar stimulus package on Su Saharan Africa By Mikiko Imai(One.com, 03/26/2009) Read More...

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The Implications of the Financial Crisis for Africa
Article on the implications of the financial crisis for developing countries.By All Party Parliamentary Group for Debt, Aid and Trade(The House of Commons, 02/2009) Read More...

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The China Factor in African Ethics
The reasons why Africa's find a relationship with China attractive. By David Shinn(Policy Innovations, 12/21/2006) Read More...

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Gender equality in decison-making: the sad reality
Have we achieved the equal participation of women and men in decision-making processes at all levels? By E. Tyler Crone( OpenDemocracy,03/11/09) Read More...

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A sub-prime crisis in the U.S. and infant deaths in Africa
The U.S. sub-prime crisis triggered a financial market meltdown which, in turn, has led to a global recession. By Shanta (Africa Can,02/12/2009) Read More...

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Africa: Pope on Condoms ? Out in the Cold
Political leaders, activists, scientists and even Catholic bishops all joined in the chorus of criticism against the stance taken by Pope Benedict with respect to the use of condoms to curb the impact... Read More...

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More than aid money, Africa needs enterprise
To reduce poverty and create jobs, Africa must become economically competitive. By Jakaya Kikwete and Anders Fogh Rasmussen (The Christian Science Monitor,02/09/2009) Read More...

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Madagascar: Roots Of Turmoil
The coup that ousted Madagascar's elected president reflects political and social tensions related to the island's colonial legacy, says Stephen Ellis. (Open Democracy, 03/23/2009) Read More...

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To save Africa, we need a heavy tax on children
The finger pointing continues about who “ate” or didn’t eat maize, and further endangered the lives of the 10 million Kenyans who face starvation. By CHARLES ONYANGO-OBBO (Daily Nation, 02/25/200... Read More...

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Africa, globalisation and reparations
Africa initiated the globalisation of labour without having much control over it. By Prof. Ali A. Mazrui (Daily Monitor, 09/27/2008) Read More...

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The World Must Not Forget Africa During This Crisis
As the world struggles with the most serious financial turmoil of the post-war era, attention has focused on the advanced and emerging-market .By Dominique Strauss-Kahn (IMF, 02/10/2009) Read More...

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Women's land rights can help battle hunger in Africa
I PASS a poster on my way to work in London every morning that never fails to surprise me, writes Liesl Gerntholtz(Boston.com 03/19/2009) Read More...

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OP-ED: Africa cannot lay claim on Barack Obama
There’s an understandable excitement at the prospect of somebody other than the usual suspects occupying the White House- By Alagi Yorro Jallow (AllGambian.net, 08/06/2008) Read More...

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