The death of Nelson Mandela on December 5 instantly became an occasion for liberals to bash conservatives for failing to support Mandela’s cause in the...

The Fear: Robert Mugabe and the Martyrdom of Zimbabwe By Peter Godwin Little, Brown, 384 pages Today, the full title of the British edition of Peter...

To the editor: In his review of my book, The Unspoken Alliance: Israel’s Secret Relationship with Apartheid South Africa, James Kirchick raises some interesting questions about...

Most Americans know little or nothing about the conflict over the western Sahara or the self-styled “liberation” group the Polisario Front (originally backed by the...

Assessing the Costs of the West’s African Pity Party Dead Aid: Why Aid Is Not Working and How There Is a Better Way for Africa by Dambisa Moyo Farrar,...

In converting Jews to Christians, you raise the price of pork. —William Shakespeare Between the Hindu crematorium and the infectious-diseases hospital, Sergeants Mess was partially hidden by...

The African peoples now being pillaged and destroyed have names like Zaghawa, Fur, and Massalit, and they live in the extensive region of Western Sudan...

  To the Editor: Robert Satloff’s excellent article on the North African anti-Semitic tradition ends a bit too early [“In Search of ‘Righteous Arabs,’” July-August]. It does...

In almost every way, the Abayudaya, a tiny, native African tribe who live about 160 miles from Kampala, the capital of Uganda, are indistinguishable from...

Out of Africa The Open Sore of a Continent: A Personal Narrative of the Nigerian Crisis by Wole Soyinka Oxford. 110 pp. $19.9S This book, by the Nigerian playwright...

Cleopatra’s Nose Not Out of Africa: How Afrocentrism Became An Excuse to Teach Myth as History by Mary Lefkowitz Basic Books. 222 pp. $24.00 Mary Lefkowitz, a distinguished classicist...

Neither Vaclav Havel nor Lech Walesa nor Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn nor any other foreign visitor in memory was received by America with as much celebration, as...