Archive for March, 2010

The Rwanda Hit List by Keith Harmon Snow

March 14, 2010

OK, here is the ultimate must read. If you have to read something about Rwanda once in your life, just google Keith Harmon Snow. This guy is among the very few journalists who take the time to investigate before reporting about Rwanda. Here is his latest post, titled The Rwanda Hit List. Man, they should give him the effing Pulitzer for this. And the Nobel Peace Prize while they’re at it. It’s been 16 years, and the truth about Rwanda is still so rarely put in print.

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Paul Kagame on dead aid…and human rights

March 7, 2010

Believe it or not, this is a genuine Paul Kagame quote: “Of course, African leaders should take good governance and human rights seriously…” strange statement from the African leader with probably the WORST human rights record ever. I wish Dambisa Moyo had better advocates for her Dead Aid theory, which I otherwise find very appealing. Here is the full article from The Guardian.