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Hearing Robert Mugabe Speak

Caroline Henshaw | Posted 11.11.2013 | Travel
Caroline Henshaw

Everyone does things they regret when traveling. I began to fear it could be one of those moments when I found myself in Harare's 60,000-strong sports stadium, surrounded by a sea of staring faces while Zimbabwe's freshly-elected President Robert Mugabe spoke.

Controversial Zimbabwe

Clarah Rudo Manuhwa | Posted 10.18.2013 | World
Clarah Rudo Manuhwa

Watch Video TEDx - Tribal Leaders I look back to my thoughts about Zimbabwe and the elections. Many were disappointed that no change occurred. But i...

A Hollow Zimbabwean Election

Themba Mzingwane | Posted 09.30.2013 | World
Themba Mzingwane

For Zimbabweans, the upcoming elections are almost guaranteed to be another farce. Zanu PF still runs the Electoral Commission, and opposition parties have little access to public media platforms.

The Curious Case of Car Crashes in Zimbabwe

Douglas Mwonzora | Posted 09.23.2013 | World
Douglas Mwonzora

May July 31 send an unmistakable message to the Mugabe regime that corruption and violence will no longer be allowed to rule the land.

Zimbabwe Prime Minister Takes Second Wife

Reuters | Posted 11.15.2012 | World

HARARE, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, whose wedding plans appeared to have been thwarted when a court ruled he was...

Zimbabwe Premier Reverses Stance On Gay Rights

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Though he's previously supported his country's notoriously hostile stance on gays and lesbians, Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai now says he ...

Zimbabwe May Emulate Tunisia, Egypt, Libya...

Clarence Lusane | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Clarence Lusane

The likely fall of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi is not a good sign for Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe. No other international figure has been more politically and economically friendly to Mugabe than he.

World Economic Forum, Tanzania

Julia Lalla-Maharajh | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Julia Lalla-Maharajh

The many strands of conversation intertwine, politics, corruption, the need for education, empowerment of women and children. Discussing female genital mutilation in this environment has its hazards.

The Other African Genocide - How the American Right Taught Africa to Hate Gays by Example

David Ambroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Ambroz

GLBT people in Africa, with the rare exception of South Africa, do not enjoy the same deepening societal acceptance occurring in the West.

Zimbabwe Allowed to Mine "Blood Diamonds"

Alex Matthews | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alex Matthews

Based on the abuses and occupation of the Marange diamond fields under Mugabe, Human Rights Watch recommended that Zimbabwe withdraw from the area. They haven't and they won't.

Zimbabwe: Hold the Line

Jonathan Elliott | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jonathan Elliott

Before the US hands over a single dollar of development aid to Zimbabwe, there should be an internationally supervised program of government reform and audit, and a lifting of media restrictions.

Zimbabwe Prime Minister Tsvangirai: Mugabe 'Violated' Power Sharing Deal

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai on Sunday accused President Robert Mugabe of violating their power-sharing deal, as thousands rallied to mar...

Thamsanqa Mahlangu: Zimbabwe Minister Arrested Over Stolen Cellphone Prompts Concerns Of Opposition Harassment

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Zimbabwe's deputy youth minister was arrested Tuesday over a stolen cellphone prompting a warning by Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's party that its...

Mugabe Loyalists Break Up Zimbabwe Constitutional Convention

Al Jazeera English | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A conference aimed at drawing up a new constitution for Zimbabwe has ended in chaos after supporters of Robert Mugabe, the president, disrupted the pr...

Tsvangirai: Zimbabwe's Reforms Are Underway

Sky News | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Mr Tsvangirai was speaking in London as he wrapped up a tour of the United States and Europe. After talks in Downing Street, Prime Minister Gordon Br...

Tsvangarai Meets Obama Friday To Discuss US Aid

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JOHANNESBURG -- Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai is on his first official visit in Washington this week with a decidedly difficult sales pi...

Planning for a Post-Pariah Zimbabwe

Alexander Noyes | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alexander Noyes

Calls for Mugabe to step aside are welcome, but must be buttressed by a sensible and coordinated plan of action.

If the World Hesitates, Zimbabwe Could Be Lost

Donald Steinberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Donald Steinberg

It has now been almost three months since Morgan Tsvangirai and his compatriots in the Movement for Democratic Change took a leap of faith and joined a unity government with their long-time opponents and oppressors.

Zimbabwe's New Finance Minister Comes To Washington To Plead Heart-Wrenching Case

Human Rights Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Human Rights Watch

After years of being looted by Mugabe, Zimbabwe is dead broke. More than half the population is surviving on international food aid and unemployment stands at more than 90 percent.

Tsvangirai Crash Probe Initial Findings Suggest May Not Have Been Accident

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Early reports from an investigation by Zimbabwe's MDC suggest that a car crash which killed PM Morgan Tsvangirai's wife may not have been accidental....

Mugabe Aides Said To Use Violence, Torture To Gain Amnesty For Past Crimes

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Robert Mugabe's top lieutenants are trying to force the political opposition into granting them amnesty for their past crimes by abducting, ...

Zimbabwe Kick-Starts New Government

GlobalPost | Erin Conway-Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HARARE -- Nelson Chamisa catches his breath as he flops onto a couch at the end of another long day in Zimbabwe's new government. Chamisa, a Movement ...

Zimbabwe's Poor Healthcare System Causing Humanitarian Crisis

NYCity News Service | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
NYCity News Service

The collapse of Zimbabwe's health system has created a humanitarian crisis where people are already suffering from a crippling hyperinflation and severe food, fuel and currency shortages.

Morgan Tsvangirai's Grandson Dies, One Month After Wife's Death

ZimOnline | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The four-year-old grandson of Zimbabwe's Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai drowned in a swimming pool at the family's home in Harare at the weekend, hi...

Zimbabwe: Farm Invaders Will Be Arrested

Reuters | MacDonald Dzirutwe | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Zimbabwe's Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai on Friday warned people invading commercial farms that they were committing theft and would be arrested an...