24 June 2008

Who’s afraid of Robert Mugabe?

Posted in Uncategorized tagged , , at 2:48 pm by lilithhope

“We are not going to give up our country because of a mere X. How can a ballpoint pen fight with a gun?”  -Robert Mugabe

“[The Southern African Development Community] talk of political violence as if it were an extreme weather event, but avoid the issue of agency […]

His blood-soaked government should be treated by Africa as a pariah regime. And then Mr Mugabe will be master of a currency that halves in value every week, a country with no food on its shelves and no medicine in its hospitals. He will be master of nothing.”

Zimbabwe denies government forces are involved in any form of violence [AP]