Miatta Fahnbulleh describes the U.S. president-elect as the former German dictator Adolf Hitler.
As the two most unlikeable presidential candidates in US history go head-to-head in this week’s elections, it is clear that a Clinton or Trump presidency will result in few changes, if any, for the continent of Africa.
Clinton or Trump, it’s the people’s choice. American democracy will still be strong and robust to withstand the stupidity or smartness of one person. It’s not by chance, but by the design of America’s democracy.
Over the past week and a half, my social media feeds have been flooded with pictures and musings from Liberian journalists in the United States, primarily as a result of a meeting of the Association of Liberian Journalists in the United States.
Although presidential elections in the United States will take place nearly a year before those in Liberia, one would not know by the political jostling and cabinet resignations presently shaking up Monrovia.