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The Price of Duty:994 days in ...

The Price of Duty:994 days in The Gambian Junta Dungeon, Ebrima Ismaila Chongan, Baobab Books, 2020, 243 pages

Friday, March 13, 2020
Reviewed byHassoum Ceesay If Chongan had spent just another six days at Mile Two, he would have been in detention for as long as J.F Kennedy was...
The Alchemist : by Paulo Coelh...

The Alchemist : by Paulo CoelhoI

Friday, February 28, 2020
Iam not an avid reader but of late I have been trying to read more books than I did before. I think for me the problem is not reading a book but...

The Alchemist : by Paulo Coelho

Friday, February 21, 2020
I am not an avid reader but of late I have been trying to read more books than I did before. I think for me the problem is not reading a book but...
Educated by Tara Westover, Rev...

Educated by Tara Westover, Reviewed by Bill Gates

Friday, February 7, 2020
I’ve always prided myself on my ability to teach myself things. Whenever I don’t know a lot about something, I’ll read a textbook or watch an online...
Dancing in the glory of monste...

Dancing in the glory of monsters by Jason K.Stearns Explaining Congo’s Endless Civil WarAdam Hochschild

Friday, January 31, 2020
Some months ago, in a ditch beside one of the main streets of Bunia, a dusty, war-battered city in northeastern Congo, I noticed a small,...
The People vs. Democracy: Why ...

The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save It

Friday, January 24, 2020
Bookshelves in the United States and Europe are starting to sag under the weight of new volumes analysing democracy’s troubled state. Their...
The Verso Book of Dissent. Rev...

The Verso Book of Dissent. Revolutionary Words from Three Millennia of Rebellion and Resistance.

Friday, January 17, 2020
Preface by Tariq Ali Edited by Andrew Hsiao and Audrea Lim ‘WE ARE resolved”, wrote English revolutionary Gerrard Winstanley in 1649, “to be...
Book Review  Prison Letters:Ne...

Book Review Prison Letters:Nelson Mandela edited by Sahm Venter

Friday, January 10, 2020
In a cell 2.4 metres by 2.1 metres, Nelson Mandela sat down to write to his daughters. It was 1969, and Mandela had been serving a life sentence as a...
Book Review: The Addis Ababa M...

Book Review: The Addis Ababa Massacre: Italy’s national shame by Ian Campbell

Friday, January 3, 2020
Reviewed by Kapil Komireddi Italy, at the dawn of the 20th century, was Europe’s poor man. Rome looked with bitterness at its European neighbours....
Book Review: Cherno Njie, Swea...

Book Review: Cherno Njie, Sweat Is Invisible in The Rain, Pan African University Press, 2019.

Friday, December 27, 2019
Reviewed by Professor Toyin Falola The book, Sweat is Invisible in the Rain, written by Cherno M. Njie and published by the Pan-African University...
Book Review:  Njie,  Sweat Is ...

Book Review: Njie, Sweat Is Invisible in The Rain, Pan African University Press, 2019.

Friday, December 20, 2019
The book, Sweat is Invisible in the Rain, written by Cherno M. Njie and published by the Pan-African University Press, is better classified as a...
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