Tagged: paulinebax

bm273 Spam Producers and Fishing Rights in West Africa

bm273 Spam Producers and Fishing Rights in West Africa

MP3 Audio [22 MB]DownloadShow URL Pauline Bax joins me to talk about Mauritania, fishing, and spam in West Africa.
 

Thanksgiving and Guinea-Bissau

Thanksgiving and Guinea-Bissau

It is no secret that I’m a huge admirer of my friend Pauline’s travels and writing in West Africa. She is my journalistic hero and Im so excited to see how her blog is evolving.  People should stop reading blogs...

bm219 Special Courts and Presidents in Sierra Leone

bm219 Special Courts and Presidents in Sierra Leone

MP3 Audio [17 MB]DownloadShow URL It is quite hard to find an article on Sierra Leone on your average day in your average newspaper. Forgotten by some, written off by others, the country presses on – electing a new president...
 

Art, Violence, and Other Recommendations

Art, Violence, and Other Recommendations

Art, violence, politics, sometimes they all just hit me in the face in one sitting. And so allow me to share some links with you today to illustrate: First, I was watching a lovely vlog entry on insanefilms.com, featuring my...

bm190 Struggle for Change in Guinea

bm190 Struggle for Change in Guinea

MP3 Audio [14 MB]DownloadShow URL The president of Guinea has ruled this west african nation for over 20 years. Under his rule the nation has become one of the world’s poorest and more corrupt. But recently the people have taken...