Professor of African Studies
at Howard University and an internationally recognized scholar on Islam
in Africa, who has written and edited several books, including Islam,
Christianity, and African Identity; former consultant to the World Bank and United Nations Development Program
Nigerians witnessed an historic first this week, the
peaceful transfer of power from one civilian president to another. Despite this first after the nation 's long
Jun. 1, 2007from To the Point
Senate Bill 50 would force LA to allow more housing near public transit. It cleared a committee hearing in Sacramento on Tuesday.
Apr. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Billionaire Nicolas Berggruen’s plan to revamp democracy and put capital in the hands of the people has one glaring blindspot.
May. 3from Scheer Intelligence
And we’re still waiting for the Mueller report.
Apr. 10from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
What happens in the Arctic doesn’t stay in the Arctic. It’s not just glacial melting and rising seas, but rising temperatures mean trouble for plants and animals.
Apr. 11from To the Point
Joe Biden is in.
Apr. 26from Left, Right & Center
President Trump has invited Iran to “pick up the phone and call” him. He’s also threatened the “end” of that country. It’s the latest act in a long international drama.
May. 23from To the Point
The great majority of Israel’s problems would be solved if the nation were able to establish lasting peace with its neighbors, says journalist and filmmaker Mariam Shahin.
Apr. 19from Scheer Intelligence
Tech workers at Amazon are risking their jobs to combat climate change.
Apr. 18from To the Point
More than a million species of plants, animals, fish and insects are going extinct because of human activity. A massive report from the UN blames it partly on climate change.
May. 10from To the Point