Queen Elizabeth II and President Hastings Banda in Blantyre, Malawi on July 22, 1979ASSOCIATED PRESS

My Dictator, Hastings Banda

Naively, they thought with Banda and about 500 of his supporters in jail, everything would just go back to “normal.”

How Much Did Tesla Gain Over the Holiday Week?

The beleaguered electric-car stock slowly recharges.

Elections, Revolt, History and Helplessness

It was rather jarring to realize that all this had been going on in China while I had been hyper-focused on the Taiwanese elections