Month: January 2011

Notes on Africa: Facebook, Egypt, Tunisia, and “the rest of us”

IF you pay (too much) attention to African voices on facebook, you become aware of the nagging fear of disorder: anarchy is being unleashed in Egypt, some say; a "revolution" is all well and good, others say, but it needs a "plan." "Change” is a fine sentiment, but where is the "strategy for going forward?" … Continue reading Notes on Africa: Facebook, Egypt, Tunisia, and “the rest of us”