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All Posts Tagged With: "Robert Mugabe"

Underground Zimbabwe: Introduction

Focal Point brings you to the black markets and underground protest movements of Zimbabwe.

Jan 1st, 2010 | Comments

World Links: Tsvangirai Boycotts Unity Government, Bongo Sworn in as President of Gabon

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 16th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: 500,000 People Expected To Leave Swat Valley; Georgia Accuses Russia of Backing Mutiny

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

May 5th, 2009 | Comments

World Links: Suicide Attacks in Iraq and Sri Lanka, the Dalai Lama speaks from India

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Mar 10th, 2009 | Comments

Underground Zimbabwe: Interview with Mahmood Mamdani

One of Foreign Policy magazine's top 20 public intellectuals explains why he believes that the new power-sharing agreement between President Mugabe and opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai is the best way forward.

Feb 11th, 2009 | Comments

Underground Zimbabwe: Audio Interview with Filmmaker Robyn Kriel

Native Zimbabwean journalist Robyn Kriel talks about the risks she took reporting from her country in the lead-up to the 2008 presidential election.

Feb 11th, 2009 | Comments

Four Activists Found Dead in Zimbabwe as Violence Mounts

Four opposition activists were found dead on Thursday, according to Zimbabwe's opposition party, Movement for Democratic Change.

Jun 19th, 2008 | Comments

Report Addresses Violence and Abuses of Zimbabwe Government

Thirty-six deaths, 2,000 victims of abuse and torture and 3,000 displaced Zimbaweans have been documented in a 69-page report released Monday by Human Rights Watch (HRW), a New York-based monitoring group.

Jun 10th, 2008 | Comments

Border Jumpers: Meet the Filmmakers Producers Peter Hutchens and Ryan Hill

Africa has long been saddled with poor, even malevolent, leadership: predatory kleptocrats, military-installed autocrats, economic illiterates, and puffed-up posturers. By far the most egregious examples come from Nigeria, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Zimbabwe — countries that have been run into the ground despite their abundant natural resources.

Jul 26th, 2005 | Comments

Border Jumpers: Interview with George Ayittey

George Ayittey of American University discusses African development with Anchor, Bill Moyers.

Jul 26th, 2005 | Comments

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