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Feb 1st, 2013
A taste of Egypt's new culinary movement and what it means for the ever-changing revolutionary nation
Jan 26th, 2013
Train, car crashes and a building collapse lead Egyptians to wonder who's watching out for them.
Sep 19th, 2012
A voice of Morocco's democracy movement speaks to VO the day before her trial.
Sep 3rd, 2012
What Africa can teach China about the CNOOC-Nexen bid.
Mar 4th, 2012
As International Women's Day approaches, the African Union has announced that March 3rd, Africa Environment Day, will "henceforth be conjunction with remembering Prof. Wangari Maathai."  Calling...
Nov 24th, 2011
UBC zoologist Dr. René Beyers explains the obstacles facing the conservation of Africa's most symbolic animal.
Oct 9th, 2011
On Thanksgiving, I'm stopping to remember the late Wangari Maathai, a constant source of inspiration to me since I spent three incredible weeks with her in the nineties.
Oct 1st, 2011
In recent years, Canadians have had a public and heated debate on the possibility of shari’a courts for Muslim family disputes. For many, the term “shari’a” is usually associated with law, which is...
Sep 13th, 2011
Time to help thy neighbour
Aug 30th, 2011
The National Transition Council of Libya has given loyalists to Libyan dictator Col. Muammar el-Qaddafi until Saturday to surrender to rebel forces and transfer control of Qaddafi's...