Archive for tag: africa

 

Why Is Kenya Being Such an International Relations Badass Lately?

Kenya recently launched a cross border invasion to expel Al-Shabab fighters from the lawlessness of southern Somalia. This along with other actions are interesting for a country typically concerned with issues in its own borders.

Kiva Microfinance Visualization – How Millions Move Millions

Kiva, a leading Microfinance organization, recently published a video which depicts the sum total of their loans and repayments overlayed upon a map of the globe.

Southern Sudan – Flag

July 9, 2011 brought with it the dawn of a new nation – Southern Sudan. Learn about its new flag and its sybolism.

Dear Representative Tom Marino (R) Pennsylvania, You’re an idiot.

Republican Congressman let’s the world know he has no business being on the Foreign Affairs committee.

Maps Of Africa – A Visual History

BBC launches an online feature concerning African Maps. Excellent resource.

Map of U.S. World Cup Preliminary Match Sites

The U.S. national soccer team will be playing matches in Rustenburg, Johannesburg, and Tshwane/Pretoria against England, Slovenia and Algeria Respectively.