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Reflection

It is over a hundred days that the Chibok girls have disappeared into thin air (sorry Sambisa forest, or wherever it is) and our security forces are doing all they can though we are not privy to their concerted effort to release the girls alive. 352 more words

Commentariat

ISRAEL: SO LONG A LOVE AFFAIR

I had several childhood love affairs. There were cousins and neighbours. There was a girl called Itunu who was my classmate in Primary 3. I used to, erm, I really shouldn’t reveal this… I really shouldn’t reveal this. 1,461 more words

Prose

Explaining Isis

Deadly Miasma on the Volga, the Potomac, and the Tigris

When Slate published a carefully reasoned piece on Global Warming recently it was panned and lampooned by everyone in the US whose brain was in gear before their mouth engaged.  516 more words

Global Warming

LESBIANISM IS NATURAL... SORTA

I’m fucking writing this at 5:57am having been up since 11pm the previous night. You know what fucking annoys me about House of Cards? It’s that no matter how hard they tried to hide it, everyone else is an idiot except Frank Underwood and his pasty, thin-lipped cornstalk of a wife (which is exactly how the designers of the series want me to feel about her). 989 more words

Nigeria