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BU African Studies
(#OurBUAfrica Boston University's African Studies Center challenges students seeking a variety of degrees through rich programming in and out of the classroom.)
The New York Times
– Nov 14, 1:00 PM
Inside Facebook's Menlo Park, Calif., headquarters, top executives gathered in the glass-walled conference room of its founder, Mark Zuckerberg. It was September 2017, more than a year after Facebook engineers discovered suspicious Russia-linked…
Chinese telecoms giant ZTE is helping Venezuela build a system that monitors citizen behavior through a new identification card. The 'fatherland card,' already used by the government to track voting, worries many in Venezuela and beyond.
Muthoki Mumo and I are journalists turned press freedom advocates for the Committee to Protect Journalists. We embarked on a 10-day visit to Tanzania, primarily as a networking and fact-finding mission to gauge media freedom in Magufuli's Tanzania.
The Washington Post
– Nov 14, 2:49 PM
“It was very clear from many of her statements she had never spent any time in a school,” Hoffman recalls. So she turned to her husband, Justin, and said, “You're going to think I'm crazy. . .” Thus began…
The Financial Times
– Nov 14, 2:31 AM
In an America that has rarely been more divided, one area of solid bipartisan consensus remains — on the need to “do something” about the threat China poses to the US-led global order. Even those who despise Donald Trump have…