Steve Simon

Rwanda Initiative

Guest

Photojournalist who has spent several years focusing on Africa and worked on the Rwanda Initiative, in which Canadian journalists collaborated on stories with Rwandan journalists, and author of Heroines & Heroes: Hope, HIV and Africa

Steve Simon on KCRW

President Trump made good on a campaign promise. The U.S. is out of the “horrible” “one-sided” Iran nuclear deal. Can it stop Iran from restoring its nuclear program?

After the Iran Nuclear Deal: Does Trump have a Plan B

President Trump made good on a campaign promise. The U.S. is out of the “horrible” “one-sided” Iran nuclear deal. Can it stop Iran from restoring its nuclear program?

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The West has always had a complicated history with Africa.

Africa and the Unintended Consequences of Western Engagement

The West has always had a complicated history with Africa.

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