Rita Abrahamsen

Rita Abrahamsen is a professor at the University of Ottawa in the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs where her research interests are in African politics, security and development, security privatization and postcolonial theory. 

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The Right Family: The personal is geopolitical

By: Rita Abrahamsen

With the new U.S. administration, the Geneva Consensus Declaration might lose a supporter in this anti-feminist coalition that wants to preserve the traditional ...


Letter to George Clooney

By: Rita Abrahamsen

Celebrity activism risks reducing complex political issues to simple morality tales, leading to emotional politics and irresponsible interventions.



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