Tag: Africa

How this military spouse found her purpose in Africa

Mal d’Afrique. It’s the French term that describes a love of Africa that never leaves one’s soul, even though the person has physically left the continent. It’s what military spouse Julie Tully has felt in her heart since she left Africa in 2018. “Would you move to Africa?” Her Navy husband, John Tully, asked her […]

Communist countries fought a proxy war against each other in Africa

There’s an old saying that says no two true democracies have ever gone to war with each other – and let’s not pretend Russia is a true democracy. One might think that extends to all kinds of governments, but it’s just not the case. Dictators have fought dictators and communists have fought communists.  But one […]