Daily Archives: February 4, 2019

Ugandan Bobi Wine’s Nonviolent Resistance Echoes America’s Civil Rights Struggle

WASHINGTON In 1982, the Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr., an icon of the U.S. civil rights movement, was about to launch a career in politics that would encompass two presidential bids and a decades-long presence on …

Backing Chad’s Deby, French Warplanes Stop Rebel Advance from Libya

PARIS French warplanes struck a rebel convoy in northern Chad on Sunday, helping local troops repel an incursion across the border from Libya, a sign France’s support for President Idriss Deby goes beyond fighting Islamist …