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The Only Thing Dark About Africa is Your Ignorance

The Only Thing Dark About Africa is Your Ignorance

At the end we all are to be blamed, we consume the news, we are the donors and we promote the “Misrepresentation of Africa. Real narratives are complicated: Africa isn’t a country, and it’s not a disaster zone, says reporter and researcher Leslie Dodson. In her talk, she calls for journalists, researchers and NGOs to stop representing entire continents as one big tragedy.