Africa without Africans, brought to you by CBS 60 Minutes

Lara Logan, Correspondent on CBS’ 60 Minutes

There’s a large literature of what’s meant by Africa without Africans. Common examples come from journalism that quotes just diplomats, aid workers, and/or foreign experts of one kind or another. Usually, they’ll throw in a quote from a taxi driver or an anonymous market worker to cover their, you know…

Tonight’s example came from Lara Logan, of CBS 60 Minutes. Lara Logan, being from South Africa, was the only African who spoke.

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