How the UK’s Propaganda Won Cold War Allies in Kenya

From Colonialism to Cooperation

As King Charles’ recent visit to Kenya suggests, the U.K. is beginning to acknowledge the violence of its actions during decolonization. But a focus on successful nationalist heroes over campaigns for wider social change continues a long-standing policy of allying with moderate elites.

How a Goat Discovered Luxor’s Ancient Egyptian Treasures

The Goatherd Turned Tomb Raider

About 40 feet inside the temple area, the archaeologists were disappointed to find just a single coffin. One of their Egyptian workers, however, discovered a small crevice in the ground that revealed they were standing on an artificial plateau that ultimately led to yet another undisturbed grave, this time a mass of priests.