Is the Drug Trade Really Bank-Rolling Terrorism?
We often hear about "Jihadists flooding the west with heroin", or "ISIS making billions through drug trafficking" – but we rarely see much actual evidence.
What Does Nigeria's Use of Private Military Companies Against Boko Haram Mean For the World?
The government's recent decision to hire PMCs raised some uncomfortable questions about the future of conflict in the region, and on a global scale.
We Spoke to Human Rights Lawyer Alice Nkom About What It's Like Defending Cameroon's LGBT People
In a country where gay men are subject to anal examinations in police cells and imprisonment on the basis of text messages, Alice Nkom has dedicated herself – and her own finances – to helping people find justice in its homophobic systems.