This week featured ferocious clashes in Mogadishu between Somalia’s fledgling federal government and Al Shabab, an Islamist militia with ties to Al Qaeda. Al Shabab… Read More »Increased US engagement in Somalia – it’s a trap!
You may have noticed that I’ve done some housekeeping on the blog. It was about time – I can’t tell when I last updated my… Read More »Housekeeping and shameless self promotion
Kate Crawford of the Journalism and Media Research Centre at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, is two years into conducting a massive… Read More »Kate Crawford: mobile media and the art of noise