Atlantic

By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 9th, 2013
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Adal Isaw adalisaw@yahoo.com It is a presumption; “the primary purpose of empirical theory in political science is to explain a political phenomenon—not to justify social engineering or political reform.” In other words, political scientists seek to uncover “what is, not what ought to be.” And this n...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 3rd, 2012
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Thomas Sowell After reading Barack Obama’s book “Dreams from My Father,” it became painfully clear that he has not been searching for the truth, because he assumed from an early age that he had already found the truth — and now it was just a question of filling in the details and deciding how to [&he...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 26th, 2012
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by Yilma Bekele Is Meles Zenawi dead or alive has become the burning question of the day. It is sad even in death or near death thePress Conferences to be held on Zenawi’s health tyrant does not get any respect. You would think after dominating the Ethiopian scene for over twenty years the individual...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 2nd, 2012
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‘…. he was feared far beyond his might and respected far beyond his support, both which in the end proved meager. … would play one official off of another, promoting sons above their fathers, pitting the members of too-powerful families or clans or unions against one another for resources, splitting ...
By benim
In Middle East
Sep 29th, 2011
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A 17-year-old Pakistani girl is fighting for her life and justice claiming she was kidnapped for three days and gang-raped by four men. Kainat Soomro says her life is now under threat as Pakistan tradition dictates that women who lose their virginity before they are married can be subjected to an ...
By benim
In Libya
May 18th, 2011
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TRIPOLI, Libya – Four foreign reporters held by the Libyan government for several weeks were released Wednesday and moved to a Tripoli hotel. Clare Morgana Gillis, an American, said she and her three colleagues — James Foley, Manu Brabo and Nigel Chandler — were in good health. The four appeared at t...