It’s still #FergusonOctober, and people are still protesting police brutality in light of the Ferguson and Shaw shootings.
Every time you think that the Republican wing of the U.S. House of Representatives has exhausted their list of fit-throwing methods, they double down and find new ways to be petulant children. On a related note: I may be a bit cranky about the world this week. Shocking, I know. Read More Friday News Bites: Boehner Tantrums, War Trickery, Whiskey + More
Bring up Nigeria in polite, educated company and you’re almost guaranteed the same reaction: a bemused smile, a derisory reference towards email scams, and a quick change of subject. Almost nobody will bring up the vast natural resource, recent strides in domestic developments, or thriving art scene that makes up this industrious nation. However, with elections on the horizon and Nigeria poised to become a front runner in not just African leadership, but global production, it’s about time the world started paying attention. Read More What You Oughta Know About Nigeria