Why Obama Will Win: The Romney Effect

Yes, its a political post! With the election coming up, expect to see a few more of these, crossposted at DailyKos One the strange things we’ve seen, thus far, this electoral season, is that divergence between swing-state polling and general election polling....

Exile vs Traveling

I’m just about to finish reading Aminatta Forna’s book, The Devil that Danced on the Water. The book traced the author’s memories and search for truth about her father, who was killed in a shame trial in their homeland of Sierra Leone. For three...