Robtel Neajai Pailey

Robtel Neajai Pailey

Robtel Neajai Pailey is a Liberian academic, activist and author of the anti-corruption children's book, Gbagba. 

Liberia

Is Liberia's Sirleaf really standing up for women?

President Sirleaf's promise to campaign for women candidates in Liberia's upcoming elections comes too little, too late.

Is Liberia's Sirleaf really standing up for women?

Immigration

Legal invisibility was the best thing to happen to me

I became an undocumented migrant at age six and it changed my life.

Legal invisibility was the best thing to happen to me

Health

Treating Africans with an untested Ebola drug

It is time to punish unethical drug testing.

Treating Africans with an untested Ebola drug

Health

Nigeria, Ebola and the myth of white saviours

Contrary to the dominant Ebola foreign intervention narrative, Africans are not waiting to be rescued.

Nigeria, Ebola and the myth of white saviours

Human Rights

Liberian while travelling

I really wanted to shout, 'I am a Liberian, not a virus!'

Liberian while travelling