Ebola Outbreak Prompts Calls for Travel Ban in the United States

Nigeria, Senegal declared free of the pandemic By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° Several United States congressional representatives have called for a ban on travel into the country from three West African states which have been the most severely impacted by the recent outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). These proposals have specifically targeted President…

American Monuments to Failure in Africa

How Not to Win Hearts and Minds in Africa: Hushed Pentagon Investigation Slaps U.S. Africa Command’s Humanitarian Activities   By Nick Turse [This story was reported in partnership with the Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute. Additional funding was provided through the generosity of Adelaide Gomer.] DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania –Movie night in Mouloud, Djibouti. …

Iraq, Libya, Syria: Three Reasons African Americans Should Oppose US intervention in Africa

By Ajamu Baraka Mass slaughter, rape, torture, pillage, perpetual war, cultural degradation, creating social divisions, psychological manipulation – the essential tools employed by Western powers to establish their 522-year domination over many of the peoples of the world – are still being used with frightening efficiency and effect to maintain that dominance. Just over the…