Maybe, but the Tuaregs have longed for independence for decades, and Mali's security has been declining for years.
Adrienne Rich shaped her verse and prose into a passionate cry for justice.
During Tuesday's coup in relatively stable Mali, a dearth of information from standard news outlets made Twitter the go-to source for information.
Columbia University women are outraged that Obama will deliver the commencement address at Barnard College, the neighboring women's school. Some accuse Barnard women of wanting to bed and wed 'their' Columbia men. Why do women still define themselves in terms of men?