“When we live connected to a community, we are more likely to become champions for one another, not just for ourselves,” writes Sarah van Gelder, the co-founder and editor at large of YES! Magazine.
The cybersecurity debate can undermine human rights and the international obligation on governments to protect them, argues Lucy Purdon, a policy officer at Privacy International.
In the 1980s, while still labelling Nelson Mandela’s African National Congress (ANC) political party a “typical terrorist organisation,” Margaret Thatcher’s government wooed the South African apartheid regime with promises of a “Marshall Plan for southern Africa”.
Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other tech billionaires are creating a quintessential philanthropy for the 21st century. For example, they aren’t interested in old-school philanthropic galas and endowing their alma mater.
Margaret Dongo says Joice Mujuru’s decision to expel her from ZimPF is the culmination of months of self-defeating politics borrowed from the ruling Zanu PF party’s playbook.