Jacob Kushner

Jacob Kushner

Jacob Kushner writes on refugees and migration, development economics and inequality, and conflict and governance. His recent work focuses on East/Central Africa, the Caribbean, and Germany. 

Published

The War for Grass in Kenya

Nomadic herders have brought guns and hundreds of thousands of livestock into the green expanses of Laikipia County, starving out wildlife and shooting the area's megafauna. As police burn homesteads and shoot civilians in response, the future of one of the most iconic regions on the planet hangs in the balance.

Jacob Kushner
Aug 2, 2017