William Minter

William Minter is senior research fellow at Africa Action, in Washington, DC, which is conducting a campaign for "Africa's Right to Health," focused on AIDS and the structural obstacles to addressing this global health emergency. He is the author of several books on Angola and Mozambique, including Apartheid's Contras (Zed) and Operation Timber: Pages From the Savimbi Dossier (Africa World).

Aid–Let’s Get Real Aid–Let’s Get Real

The Africa trip of Treasury Secretary Paul O'Neill and Irish rock star Bono produced a bumper harvest of photo ops and articles about aid to Africa. Unfortunately, media coverage ...

Jun 20, 2002 / Editorial / Salih Booker and William Minter

Angola After Savimbi Angola After Savimbi

The battlefield death on February 22 of Jonas Savimbi marked the end of an era. With undiluted ambition, consistent ruthlessness and extraordinary skill in manipulating both frien...

Apr 11, 2002 / Editorial / William Minter

Global Apartheid Global Apartheid

The concept captures fundamental characteristics of today's world order.

Jun 21, 2001 / Feature / Salih Booker and William Minter