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Countering the chill

Countering the chill

Southern Africa: defamation and insult Though still on the books, laws to silence dissent are fading into disfavour By Micah Reddy Defamation and insult laws remain on the books in many countries,...

Flouting international law

Flouting international law

The perception that the ICC focuses unfairly on African leaders leaves a loophole for the continent’s dictators to excuse their crimes In October 2016, South Africa considered a continental economic...