'We Can't Forget This Machine': The Letterpress of Mogadishu

Mogadishu Printing press

"As governments, dictators, warlords, and militias battled for control of the streets above, Daha operated like a well-oiled machine, printing for all who walked in their door. Everybody, it seems, has something to print.

"Even warlords needed to collect taxes," Liban Egal, the son of Daha’s original owner, asserts." -Jonathan Kalan