Trump & the Press: A Murder-Suicide Pact

By Jeff Jarvis The press will destroy Trump and Trump will destroy the press. Consider that trust in media began falling in the ’70s, coincident with what we believe was our zenith: Watergate. We brought down a President. A Republican President. Now the press is the nation’s last, best hope…

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Sudan as Gateway to Trump’s Africa Policy

By UchennaEkwo With the exceptions of major world powers such as Russia, France Britain, Germany, Japan, and China, it may not be an exaggeration to suggest that countries that export oil, terrorism, nukes, or human right abuses in that order automatically fall into the radar of US foreign policy priorities.…

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US Election and prospect of democratic dictatorship

By Uchenna Ekwo When President Barack Obama told his audience in Ghana during his first visit to Africa as president in 2009 that the continent needed “strong institutions and not strong men” – a veiled reference to the pervasive dictatorship in Africa – little did he know that 7 years…

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