Misinformation in Ukraine’s national discourse

By Christina Pushaw As an American who follows Ukraine, I’m often asked how I keep up with the ever-changing political situation in the country. Despite Ukraine’s relatively free press and vibrant civil society, staying informed and avoiding fake news is easier said than done. Many of the most accessible English-language…

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Ignorance is bliss!

By Osmond Ekwueme The dust stirred by President Donald Trump regarding his alleged disparaging comments about immigrants from Africa and Haiti is yet to settle down. The saying that ignorance is a bliss, sums up the thought that probably led to such an unfortunate disrespect of more than a billion…

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Trump and end of racism?

By Uchenna Ekwo It is easy for Trump’s critics to label him as racist, narcissistic, ignorant, bigot, arrogant, misogynist, controversial, and suffering from intellectual disability and so on. Regardless of the opinion of his detractors, what is clear is that Trump is not stupid. For all that media and political pundits may…

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