Patrice Lumumba: May Our People Triumph (Book Review)

Patrice Lumumba was a Congolese independence leader and the first elected Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Considered a dangerous threat to colonial and international interests, he was assassinated in 1961. The collection Patrice Lumumba: May Our People Triumph¬†contains some of his speeches, interviews and letters. The second half is devoted…

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari (Book Review)

Where to start with this fantastic book? If you're looking for a quick, easy read, Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari is not for you. I say that not because the book is particularly arduous. In fact, given the relatively complex and profound subject matter, the book is surprisingly easy to…