• John Githongo “Poverty is no longer the number one challenge to Africa; it is inequality. This is the most deadly issue facing African countries because it is so easily politicized, ethnicized, and very easily militarized.” John Githongo is a man you need to know about. In my opinion, he is an African hero who is doing work […] No responses May 27, 2011
  • Vaclav Smil “(In 50 years) Canada will be what it always has been, economically the 51st state, socially a place awkwardly unsure of itself and without any true national cohesion.”   Vaclav Smil is currently being touted as one of the world’s most important thinkers, and you’ve probably never heard of him. But that’s exactly the way he […] 3 responses May 27, 2011
  • Jeff Koinange “Look, it’s been four years and a lot has happened in my life in that time, not least of which has been rebuilding my journalism career from ‘scratch’. That’s taken a lot of hard work and sacrifice, and every day is a reminder that “you’re only as good as your last story.”   It seems […] 5 responses May 14, 2011