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Tom Jackson

Freelance Journalist covering Africa

Tom Jackson is an Africa-based Freelance Journalist, reporting on a variety of topics from across the African continent. He tweets at @tomjackson1988.

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Opinion

Central African Republic: What Turns a Conflict 'Religious'?

As insecurity and violence continue in the Central African Republic, Tom Jackson discusses how the conflict and perception of it developed along religious lines when its foundations are in socio-economic tensions.

Tom Jackson

10 Nov 2014

Opinion

Al-Shabaab Capitalises on Muslim Grievances in Kenya

Kenyan security operations against al-Shabaab members and sympathisers within their borders are perceived by many Kenyan Muslims and Somali refugees as discriminatory against their communities and religious activities. If security measures are too oppressive, they risk inflaming the tensions they seek to destroy finds Tom Jackson.

Tom Jackson

03 Oct 2014

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