Haiti Doesn’t Have a Vodou Problem,It Has a Christianity Problem

Taking a page out of the Gospel of Pat Robertson, Chibly Langlois, Haiti’s first Roman Catholic cardinal revealed the “big social problem” in Haiti: Vodou. He argued that Vodou offers “magic” but...

Watch Gaddafi apologize on behalf of Arabs for their cruel treatment...

Muammar al-Gaddafi left behind a mixed legacy. Serving as president of Libya from 1969 till his assassination in 2011, his time in power is mostly...

This 15-year-old self-taught engineer is making robots out of his bedroom...

Africa continues to add to its pool of groundbreaking technological innovations. The continent also boasts of amazing teens, who are changing the world with their...

Black Americans mostly left behind by progress since Dr. King’s death

A minority politics scholar assesses black progress 52 years after MLK's death based on poverty, jobs and wealth. 'In some ways,' she concludes, 'we've...

WorldViews MAP: The U.S. military currently has troops in these African...

President Obama's announcement that United States has deployed 80 troops to Chad came as a surprise to many. But as my colleague Craig Whitlock points...

U.S. DRINKING WATER WIDELY CONTAMINATED WITH ‘FOREVER CHEMICALS’: ENVIRONMENT WATCHDOG

The contamination of U.S. drinking water with man-made "forever chemicals" is far worse than previously estimated with some of the highest levels found in...

Malawi Dreadlock Ruling: Shacking off Western Beauty Ideals

Being beautiful or civilized should not be about how closely we imitate our former colonial masters. The recent order made by a High Court Judge...

Africa’s Wealthiest Man, Dangote to Open New York Office

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has revealed that he plans to take an office space in New York City to help diversify his family’s...

Short-term Challenges Are An Opportunity To Diversify Economies On The Continent

Recent challenges have overshadowed some of the underlying medium- to long-term trends that continue to support the growth prospects of a number of countries...

Africa Will Develop with Oil & Gas – whether the West...

Boycotting oil and gas firms in Africa is a misguided course of action. Many are diversifying into renewables. Africa’s time to grow is here...