Eve Fairbanks

5 articles

José Mujica Was Every Liberal's Dream President. He Was Too Good to Be True.

The disappointing tenure of Uruguay’s great lefty hope.


"I Have Sinned Against the Lord and Against You! Will You Forgive Me?"

Adriaan Vlok, a former apartheid leader, seeks redemption.


A House Divided

Why the integration of a South African university didn’t last.


"You Have All the Reasons to Be Angry"

The fight for South Africa’s future.


The Healer

After a racial hazing incident, the first black head of South Africa’s University of Free State confronts the myths of the reconciliation era.