The White Boys are running the “Empire”

Al Shabaab’s killing of an American soldier in southern Somalia brings AFRICOM back into the limelight and restarts the conversation about why US troops are even still there in the first place. The news came in on Friday that Al Shabaab terrorists had killed an American soldier in southern Somalia and injured four others during […]

via Why Did an American Sacrifice His Life for AFRICOM in Somalia? — Astute News

A role for civilian Americans of African descent

Early last month, at a tiny military post near the tumbledown town of Jamaame in Somalia, small arms fire began to ring out as mortar shells crashed down. When the attack was over, one Somali soldier had been wounded — and had that been the extent of the casualties, you undoubtedly would never have heard […]

via The Global Growth of U.S. Special Operations Forces – 133 Countries Down, 17 to Go? — Astute News

Rwanda through an ideological looking glass

Source – yvesengler.com – “…The 300-page report is premised on the unsubstantiated claim their was a high level plan by the Hutu government to kill all Tutsi. It ignores the overwhelming evidence (and logic) pointing to Paul Kagame’s RPF as the culprit in shooting down the presidential plane, which sparked the genocidal killings” Statistics, damn […]

via THE MEDIA MONOPOLY: Statistics, damn lies and the truth about Rwanda genocide – By Yves Engler — RIELPOLITIK

The competition for your mind

When the Egyptian Mohammed Salah won the 2017 African Footballer of the Year, the internet went into an uproar. Why? Some Africans did not think Salah was ‘African’ enough to have earned the title. This is certainly not the first time, and probably won’t be the last, that a North African’s “Africanness” was questioned. In July 2015, The Guardian reported that […]

via Are North Africans really Africans? — AIWA!