Ketil Fred Hansen
Ketil Fred Hansen 4 POSTS
Hansen has a PhD in African history. He is a regular contributor to Modern Times Review.


Cash and corpses in Sarkozy’s wake
(Avec les compliments du Guide)

The French journalists Arfi and Laske investigate the real reasons behind the bombing of Libya in 2011.

A nuanced take on Boko Haram
(Women and the War on Boko Haram)

During the past three years, Hilary Matfess has interviewed a number of women who have been freed from Boko Haram captivity in northern Nigeria. She challenges the reader to take a more nuanced view of the group.

The Warlord Democrats of Africa
(Warlord Democrats in Africa)

How do African rebel leaders succeed politically after the end of military conflicts? Ten Africa-experts have examined the question.

Elitist liberalism + mass nationalism = truth
(L’impasse nationale-libérale, Globalisation et repli identitaire)

To political scientist Jean François Bayart, globalising and development are complementary processes.