The Legacy of Thomas Sankara

“You cannot carry out fundamental change without a certain amount of madness. In this case, it comes from nonconformity, the courage to turn your back on the old formulas, the courage to invent the future.” – Thomas Sankara By Larry Hales Excerpts from a talk given by Larry Hales to a New York City meeting…

Burkina Faso Coup Leader Trained by Pentagon

Lt. Col. Yocouba Isaac Zida follows pattern of other military officers who enter politics Lt. Col. Isaac Yacouba Zida at a press briefing, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, Nov. 3, 2014 (AP photo by Theo Renaut). By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° After over a week of intense discussion between opposition parties, mass organizations and religious leaders of…