AfricaFocus Notes

AfricaFocus Notes on Substack offers short comments and links to news, analysis and progressive advocacy on African and global issues, building on the legacy of over 25 years of publication as an email and web publication. It is edited by William Minter.

Posts will include a variety of topics, including books, current news, other bloggers, essays published elsewhere, playlists on YouTube, and referrals to progressive activists and networks. In addition to those sent out by email, shorter notes will be available at

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These short posts sent out by email feature the interconnection of African and Global Issues. More frequent notes are available at


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