Monthly Archives: June 2005

The MDC’s decision to attend Parliament

There has been considerable controversy surrounding the MDC’s decision to have its 41 elected members of Parliament sworn in and participate in Parliament. A variety of criticisms have been made but most focus on arguments that the decision is a betrayal of those losing MDC candidates who had their seats stolen from them by ZANU […]

Mugabe wages war on poor and jobless

Sunday Independent (SA) LETTERS TO THE EDITOR In the course of this week, thousands of poor Zimbabweans living in Harare, Bulawayo and other urban centres have had their lives destroyed by an increasingly vicious, brutal and paranoid regime. On the pretext of a “clean-up”, the regime’s police and army have systematically gone through our cities […]