For the first time after the violence that followed 2007 elections, Kenyans are about to cast their vote again. Background Kenya, officially named the Republic of Kenya, is a country on the East Coast of Africa that is roughly twice the size of the United Kingdom.. Kenya has a long colonial history beginning in 1885 when Germany took possession of the coastal lands. However, it handed over its... Continue Reading
Amanda DelGiudice is a student at American University in the School of International Service. She is majoring in International Studies with concentrations in Latin America and International Development and minoring in Spanish.