Mar 14th, 2013
The House of Gushungo label, which produces clothing as a tribute to Zimbabwe’s 89-year-old leader, has found itself in the center of the country’s political unrest. The name Robert Mugabe brings many things to mind: 100-trillion-dollar banknotes and a 26-year run as Zibabwe’s presi...
Jul 1st, 2012
Nigerian politician, remember, you used to come to our houses, town meetings and sometimes hung out with us where we drank local palm wine and ate ‘Isi Ewu’ and ‘Amala’ before the election. But immediately after you had been elected we were declared persona non grata as nonentities and treated like p...
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Feb 25th, 2012
Topless feminists clashed with police as they protested against the use of anorexic models outside the Versace fashion show in Milan yesterday. The protesters, from the feminist group Femen, wore jeans and handwritten slogans such as ‘Fashion = Fascism’ and ‘Anorexia’ scrawled...