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A black child and a white woman hold hands in Bamako, Mali

#LintonLies: Louise Linton just wrote the perfect White-Savior-in-Africa story

If there is one media narrative about Africa that refuses to be squashed, it’s the White-Savior-in-Africa bug.

Telling the African story

Telling "the African story"

We often hear political and business leaders and Africanists talk about the need to “tell the African story.”