• Parliament of Zimbabwe’s Crass Materialism in the Midst of Poverty

    Parliament of Zimbabwe’s Crass Materialism in the Midst of Poverty0

    Recently Zimbabwean Members of Parliament (MPs) in the National Assembly  staged quasi –protests over a reported outstanding US$15 million in unpaid ‘sitting allowances’.  This is not their only grievance. They also want to be given iPads (apparently promised last year), the disbursement of the controversial US$50,000 Constituency Development Fund (CDF),  diplomatic passports and security details.

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  • Weinstein and the evolution of sexual abuse accusations

    Weinstein and the evolution of sexual abuse accusations0

    It’s rare to see social norms change as quickly as they currently are, as we seem to be seeing with respect to exposing alleged sexual predators. It appears to me that there’s at present a fairly widespread acceptance of the idea that not only do powerful men abuse that power in order to abuse women

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Blessing Vava

Zimbabwe's unending wild goose chase: from the people's revolution to 'Operation restore Legacy' .....my article coming out today. Breakfast is served