Want to understand Belgium's complicated politics and scandals? Let's look at Africa

Date: 14 July 2017

Introduction: Article of Kristof Titeca in the Washington Post on the corruption scandals in Brussels and how Africanist political science insights can be applied to the case.

Kristof Titeca wrote the following piece in the Washington Post: “Want to understand Belgium’s complicated politics and scandals? Let’s look at Africa.” The piece deals with the corruption scandals in Brussels, and how Africanist political science insights can be applied to the case.

A more extended version of the piece can be found in Open Democracy.

In Dutch: on the website of 'De Morgen'.

The piece also received attention in De Standaard, Het Nieuwsblad, Le Soir, RTBF, La Libre, Metro, Bruzz, L’echo, Dernière Heure, Sudinfo, Newsmonkey.



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