LONG GOODBYE 07.27.152:20 PM ET How Obama Glossed Over Africa’s Troubles http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/07/27/how-obama-glossed-over-africa-s-troubles.html MARGOT KISER To keep his visit to Kenya and Ethiopia upbeat, Obama declined to address some of the really big problems in both countries. NAIROBI — In what… Read More ›
A new online jihadist magazine calls on East African militants to pledge allegiance to Al-Qaeda #Kenya #Somalia http://t.co/fElL1osZl8 https://archive.org/stream/AmkaMagazine/Al-Muhajiroun01#page/n0/mode/1up
How might an expensive pillow for sale at a Dubai mall and a Facebook profile be appropriate mediums to express these two messages? “‘The medium is the message’is a phrase coined by Marshall McLuhan meaning that the form of a… Read More ›
“Rogo was a like a brother to me,” Makaburi told me.
Read my award-winning Newsweek story about the tourist kidnappings. byliner.com/margot–kiser/stories/filter/award_winners Paradise revised. Difficult to imagine that anything bad can happen in a place this beautiful. Manda island, 2011 Glassy waters on approach to Marie Dedieu’s grass hut. Like fruit on… Read More ›
http://www.somaliareport.com/index.php/post/2652/TFG_Apprehends_Murder_Suspects_ Authorities in Mogadishu have apprehended five men just two days after assassins gunned down 30 year-old investigative journalist, Osman Hassan Abdi, in front of his home in Mogadishu. The killers, dressed in civilian clothing, had been lying in wait… Read More ›