Monthly Archives: November 2001

David Coltart and Human Rights in Zimbabwe

Background Statement David Coltart was elected to Zimbabwe’s parliament in June 2000, representing the Bulawayo South constituency for the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), and became MDC spokesperson for legal affairs. For eighteen years prior to entering parliament he was an outspoken advocate for human rights and had emerged as one of the leading human […]

Ground Zero – 120 Broadway

A bitter wind drives The sweet acrid stench Of hateful men Deep into my soul. Sharp shards of steel Greet the eye Burnt, twisted, fragile Grotesquely straining upwards Towards what might have been – And what was. Fires burning deep within Yield papers swept away Heavenwards…. The forlorn remains Of ideas crushed. Somebody’s “vitally important” […]