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Mau Mau Rebellion

UK To Compensate Kenyans Tortured During Colonial Rule

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO and GREGORY KATZ | Posted 08.06.2013 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — The wrinkled faces of the elderly Kenyans who gathered in a downtown Nairobi hotel registered gratitude, relief and joy Thursda...

Ban Female Genital Mutilation

Katherine Marshall | Posted 04.08.2013 | Religion
Katherine Marshall

FGM is most common in Muslim communities but also occurs in Christian and traditional religious settings. Yet the Bible and the Quran do not call for FGC and theologians discount any religious obligation.

ReThink Review: The First Grader -- Reading, Writing and Rebellion

Jonathan Kim | Posted 07.13.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

The First Grader tells the true story of Kimani Maruge, an 84-year-old veteran of Kenya's Mau Mau Uprising who earned a place in the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's oldest primary school student.

Jason Linkins

Mike Huckabee Seeks Clarification On Whether His Mau Mau Uprising Comments Were Dumb Or Not

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Over at Mediaite, Mark Joyella runs down the highlights of an interview that presidential aspirant Mike Huckabee gave on Sirius Radio's POTUS channel,...

The Ghosts of Empire Are Returning to Haunt Britain - and the US

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Johann Hari

There will be no press campaigns or celebrity endorsements for the survivors of the Kenyan suppression when they issue a reparations claim in London. They will be met with a bemused shrug.

Sons of the Mau Mau

Frankie Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Frankie Martin

Kenya must tackle the roots of its election chaos. These include poverty, tribalism, and the failure of the country to live up to the vision of its first president, Jomo Kenyatta.