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Liberia: Goals That Must Guide Player Weah in Leading Liberia
Liberia's 25th president, George Weah, has a tough task ahead of him. The former footballer turned politician must try to revive a resilient yet deeply divided, poorly managed… Read more »
September 13, 2017
Liberia: Why Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Is No Feminist Icon
When Liberians go to the polls in October 2017, there will be a disproportionate number of men on the ballot papers. Only 163 of 1026 approved candidates - just 16% - in these… Read more »
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