As Europe peers into economic chasm, Africa's economy is rising (via The Christian Science Monitor)

It’s a continent with a long history of war, famine, disease, and recently, a penchant for political instability due to economic mismanagement. But enough about Europe. Let’s talk about a continent with some hope: Africa. In 2012, as the rest of the world slows down because past exuberant consumerism…

[Young African woman illustrating growth via Shutterstock.com.]