A gloriously textured portrait of the West African kingdom of Dahomey in the early 1820s.
Women and youth rise against tyranny in the Middle East and North Africa. Lessons from a decade ago will help make lasting change.
In Mexico, hope for justice for murdered students dims; Lula retakes presidency in Brazil; Biden continues warmongering in Somalia.
Feedback from our readers on the energy crisis, poetry, and LGBTQ+ rights in Africa.
A look at the historical and contemporary causes of LGBTIQA+ oppression in Africa and at those working against it.
Bigotry against LGBTQ+ people was imported by the earliest European invaders. But the queer and trans community is fighting back.
In war-ravaged patriarchies like Kurdistan to Tigray and Afghanistan, women are defending themselves.
We condemn the complicity in union-busting of the ruling Southwest Africa People’s Organization political leadership.
These are “peace” deals for profit, with the interests of neither Jewish nor Palestinian workers at heart.
A biography about a British radical filled with 20th century history and 21st century relevance.