Adam Roberts
Adam Roberts

Adam Roberts was the Economist’s correspondent in South Africa from 2001 to 2005, and is now the magazine’s South Asia bureau chief, based in Delhi, India.

Obit
Dec. 5 2013 4:49 PMFarewell, MadibaNelson Mandela’s human flaws, desires, and compromises—as much as his idealism and ability to forgive—helped to make him great.
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Feb. 27 2015 9:30 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Josh Keating read about making music in the Anthropocene and journeyed into the heart of coding darkness.