What to do about Mugabe?


Towering rage is the only legitimate reaction to the latest outrage in the benighted, despoiled, corrupted, starving, bankrupt nation known as Zimbabwe. The cold blooded killing of an opposition activist at a prayer meeting in Highfields, a suburb in Harare, and the shooting of mourners at his wake was merely the latest excess of an evil dictatorship. Human rights lawyers, civil action groups, church leaders, and women's groups have carried on the fight for democracy. Meanwhile, the half-witted talk about such sops as cricket boycotts, and the puffy-chested pursue democracy by landing bombs upon civilians - Peter Roebuck

What to do about Mugabe?