21WIRE | Revealing some of the most sophisticated incitement techniques used by undercover police during protests.
21WIRE + NY Times | While officials have said they expected the disease to arrive in New York eventually, the first case highlights the challenges of containing the virus,
Anngwyn St. Just | Bioweapons are as old as modern civilization itself, and today they may have already fallen into the wrong hands.
SARTRE | This endless list of vaccines is bringing home record profits, but will eventually kill off millions in the process.
Patrick Henningsen | Did Ebola really jump from African Fruit Bats to humans, or was it something else?
21WIRE SPECIAL REPORT | The truth about Boko Haram: it comes from the same CIA boogy man factory as al Qaeda.
Sartre | Dirty Harry Reid is up to his neck in dodgy desert land deals and Chinese take-aways.
21WIRE + Independent | This one would take the biscuit for Gordon Ramsey’s ‘Kitchen Nightmares’…
Shawn Helton | The spoils of Africa are being divided up again.
RT | One of the country’s few thriving industries is being targeted by foreign corporations.
Washington Times | Gunmen have killed 23 police officers in an ambush in central Nigeria.
Vice | SPLA-M (Sudan People’s Liberation Movement) – a group of rebels that fight to keep President Omar al-Bashir from turning Sudan into an Arab state.
21WIRE + WP | The Pentagon has also expanded operations with the only permanent U.S. base on the continent, Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, which serves as a hub for counter-terrorism missions in Somalia and Yemen.
Daily Star | Notice how there are suddenly calls for a new ‘technocrat’ government.
RT | A ‘New Cold War’ for African resources?
AFRICOM FOR DUMMIES | It’s incredible what we spend our money on in terms of military hardware.
Andrew McKillop | By 2014, the US will be rivaling Saudi and Russian oil output, or even exceeding their output, as Asian demands for energy increase.
21WIRE | The west is getting interested in Mali now – because the Chinese are there.
Washington PostEdward Cody, Debbi Wilgoren and Craig Whitlock PARIS — Islamist guerrillas seized a number of hostages, including Americans, in a brazen attack early Wednesday on a remote gas-production facility in Algeria, and the United States vowed to take all necessary steps to deal with what it called a “terrorist act.” Algeria’s official news agency said two people […]