A Touch of Crude: How the Pursuit of Oil Is Propping Up the West African Dictatorship of Teodoro Obiang.

Mother Jones
January 2005

The red dirt of the jungle meets a paved road on the outskirts of Ebebiyin, where a national celebration is about to begin. Women are singing and swaying in an African rhythm that is hard to resist, even though their lyrics are not of a can’t-stop-dancing variety: “We ...  (Read more)