bm273 Spam Producers and Fishing Rights in West Africa

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

bm219 Special Courts and Presidents in Sierra Leone

MP3 Audio [17 MB]DownloadShow URL Pauline Bax In Abidjan, Ivory Coast 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 while a special war crimes tribunal continues to do […]

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, featuring my good friend and wonderful artist Hollye Davidson. Her explanation of how colors can be seen […]