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Noam Chomsky: America is the gravest danger to world peace

This article titled Noam Chomsky: America is the gravest danger to world peace from Salon is beautifully written and I can’t help but comment. I think in a world where … Continue reading

August 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Racism and Bigotry is encouraged from the top, but the real enemy is Global Inequality

The other day – about two weeks ago, the British Prime minister referred to the migrants at Calais trying to cross into the UK as ‘swarming..’ It was an insensitive … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · 1 Comment

Bad & Deceitful Counsel: Malawi’s unutilised advisers

There’s an old Ghanaian proverb that says When a King has good counsellors, his reign is peaceful. This proverb essentially means a leader is defined by the circumstances and people … Continue reading

August 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Jeremy Corbyn – Socialism DOES Work

Jeremy Corbyn could become leader of the Labour Party, the main opposition party in the House of Commons (UK Parliament), after he received the most nominations from Constituency Labour Parties … Continue reading

August 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bad-mouthing a country

The other week President Peter Mutharika of Malawi said that Malawians should not bad-mouth Malawi. That people shouldn’t say negative things about the country. Although I see his point, in … Continue reading

July 11, 2015 · 2 Comments

When You Kill Ten Million Africans You Aren’t Called ‘Hitler’

Take a look at this picture. Do you know who it is? Most people haven’t heard of him. But you should have. When you see his face or hear his … Continue reading

June 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Rotten Society

What does one make of professor Garton Kamchedzera’s claims that Malawi is experiencing a dwindling of legal standards? Last week, during a sensitisation conference organised by the Malawi Law Society … Continue reading

May 31, 2015 · Leave a comment