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USA and Congo: Nicholas Kristof and Western coverage of Africa

Categories: North America, Sub-Saharan Africa, D.R. of Congo, U.S.A., Development, Economics & Business, Humanitarian Response, Media & Journalism

Bunmi joins the debate [1] over New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof's admission that he tends to focus [2] on the ‘white foreigner as savior, black African as victim’ story in his Africa coverage. “I wonder if a story about some crisis in America would hold any interest for, let's say, Congolese readers,” writes [3] Bunmi.