Tag Archive: Africa

Beasts of No Nation and the Loss of Innocence


“When this war is over, I am thinking I cannot go back to doing childish things.” Cary Fukunaga’s Beasts of No Nation opens with Agu, a young boy, and his friends running around… Continue reading

Chat Corner: Angie and Sebastian discuss Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)


After reading an article in The Atlantic titled “Why some women choose to be circumcised,” Angie and Sebastian discuss the moral and ethical dilemmas surrounding female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female… Continue reading