Daily Archives: March 3, 2018

Considering South African Expropriation

On February 28th, the South African parliament voted in favour of a motion that would amend the Constitution to allow the expropriation of white-owned land. Whilst expropriation, being the requisitioning of property by a state for public use or benefit, is inherently entwined with controversy, this particular instance differs, as […]

Child Soldier Recruitment In The Middle East And North Africa Is On The Rise

The use of child soldiers by governments in the Middle East and North Africa has doubled over recent years. South Sudan, in particular, has seen a sharp increase in child soldier recruitment due to the conflict in its capital, Juba. As of this year, 650 children have been recruited against […]