Tagged: africa

ctrp303 Blogging, Development, and Africa

ctrp303 Blogging, Development, and Africa

MP3 Audio [14 MB]DownloadShow URL In all the excitement of my trip to Istanbul last month, I failed to post 2 podcasts I recording during my time at the Re:publica conference in Berlin. So at long last I’m starting with...
 

Engagement Over Isolation

Engagement Over Isolation

Well my dear Portugal has taken over the EU presidency, and there is quite a buzz about their inviting Zimbabwe’s elected dictator Robert Mugabe to the upcoming Africa summit. The UK and associated countries are upset, since there has been...

bm211 A Report on Cameroon

bm211 A Report on Cameroon

MP3 Audio [12 MB]DownloadShow URL When the international community hears from Cameroon it is most commonly related to soccer or music. Yet the nation known as mini-Africa has alot more to offer. In this podcast, blogger and activist Josh Goldstein...
 

On the Western Side of Africa

On the Western Side of Africa

Highly recommended reading from two of my favorite people reporting from the continent of Africa. First: My friend Pauline, one of my favorite journalists in the world, has been reporting from Sierra Leone. From the poverty of Freetown to how...

bm198 Zimbabwe Students Movement

bm198 Zimbabwe Students Movement

MP3 Audio [13 MB]DownloadShow URL Like much of the population in Zimbabwe, students are suffering a great deal at the hands of the government. Their struggle for human rights, academic freedom, justice, and representation is reaching out across borders and...
 

Change From Within

Change From Within

This evening, through a series of coincidences and a thoughtful friend, I stumbled upon what is known as “Lloyd Time” at the always bustling Lloyd Hotel, here in Amsterdam. Although the name reminds me of the NYC cops that long...