An Iraqi teen removes an election campaign poster to take the frame to sell as scrap metal. (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo)

The Booja of it all

Reforming Duty in Kurdistan

Tour of Babel Primary category in which blog post is published

Jamhuri Day

I have never seen Kenyan flags hanging in doorways or from apartment windows. Those of us who grew up under the tyrant Moi associate them with forced performances of patriotism.

Me Today Primary category in which blog post is published

We all sit on our mats and talk about the weather, or Whitney’s chickens

As I got ready for yoga class, I thought about having a baby.

Okra in Lagos

I’ve arrived at lunchtime, though of course Mummy would have fed me at any hour.