Virgil Hawkins decries the media’s ease of conscience when it comes to attracting readers.
Articles by Virgil Hawkins
- November 12, 2014
Virgil Hawkins considers the role of the media in Africa as Zimbabweans prepare to vote on 31 July.
- July 29, 2013
Virgil Hawkins compares media coverage of two bombings and argues that some victims are considered more ‘newsworthy’ than others.
- May 9, 2013
Recent political upheavals mean life in this island country is not quite as cosy and carefree as the animated film suggests, says Virgil Hawkins.
- July 3, 2012
As President Blaise Compaore is granted immunity for previous crimes, Virgil Hawkins looks back at Burkina Faso’s recent turbulent history.
- June 15, 2012