Monthly Archives: September 2016

Uber Everywhere

There was a time when getting into an unmarked taxi in Dar es Salaam was unthinkable. That journey could easily lead to an express kidnapping—armed men piling into your car and whisking you off into the city, promising that you … Continue reading

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Politicking

As soon as I landed in Tanzania, I wanted to see what people thought of things. I left pretty soon after the elections last year and really want to know what the political climate is like these days. I started … Continue reading

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Back in Bongo

I’m back in Tanzania. It’s not as hot as I remember. Actually, it is, but we’ve had some really nice days in the past week and I’m super grateful. Good weather never lasts, so I’m enjoying this while it’s here. I … Continue reading

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