Why Are We Funding Abuse in Ethiopia?

  By Helen Epstein:  The only way to find out whether development funds are being spent as they should be is to listen to the intended beneficiaries or—in repressive countries like Ethiopia where people are often afraid to speak out—the…

Why Bob Geldof is wrong about Africa

  Greg Mills:  By praising Tony Blair’s Gleneagles agreement, celebrity economist shows he knows nothing of the absurdity of aid.  …  Regardless, Geldof still fails to understand that African development solutions, like the problems themselves, are principally domestic, and have…