Richard Poplak
RICHARD POPLAK is an award-winning journalist, filmmaker and graphic novelist. He is the editor at large for Daily Maverick.
Rule by fear

Rule by fear

Eritrea: dictatorship and terror The absence of law has extinguished all justice in this east African country By Richard Poplak Eritrea is a paradox, a country that dips vertiginously from the mountains into the sea, from mellow temperate Asmara, the capital, to the...

An African superhero shakes up the status quo

An African superhero shakes up the status quo

  In February of this year, following an insurgency mounted from a nation called Wakanda, a young king forcibly took over Africa. At the time, no one seemed to mind: backed up by a dazzlingly capable all-female Republican Guard, riding wave after wave of Kendrick...

Richard Poplak
RICHARD POPLAK is an award-winning journalist, filmmaker and graphic novelist. He is the editor at large for Daily Maverick.
Rule by fear

Rule by fear

Eritrea: dictatorship and terror The absence of law has extinguished all justice in this east African country By Richard Poplak Eritrea is a paradox, a country that dips vertiginously from the mountains into the sea, from mellow temperate Asmara, the capital, to the...

An African superhero shakes up the status quo

An African superhero shakes up the status quo

  In February of this year, following an insurgency mounted from a nation called Wakanda, a young king forcibly took over Africa. At the time, no one seemed to mind: backed up by a dazzlingly capable all-female Republican Guard, riding wave after wave of Kendrick...