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Africa: Stop trying to save Africa

Categories: Sub-Saharan Africa, Development, Humanitarian Response, International Relations

Joshua joins the “Stop trying to save Africa” debate [1]: “Those in the Afro-blogosphere have heard these points many times, though they seem to stick more when they come from a provocative headline penned by a much acclaimed young novelist whose classmates (he graduated from Harvard in 2005) are the ‘perky young blondes’ working on Save Darfur and other post-9/11 youth led grassroots movements. I want to address one particular subtle point that Uzo makes.”