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Source: The Week

A politics of thankfulness

Friday 11:47 GMT

So that's something we should be grateful for as well: that, even now, it's hard to seriously imagine our all-pervasive Twitter wars culminating in a literal Antietam.

The meal may take place in a mansion or a soup kitchen; the family in question may be a broad, expansive net or a tattered remnant.

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Source: The Guradian

End to Mugabe rule: other autocratic leaders may fear similar fate

Thursday 04:17 GMT

The fate of Robert Mugabe, who ran Zimbabwe with iron discipline for more than 30 years, will send a chill down the spines of other autocratic African leaders who may have out-stayed their welcome.

Mwenda said Museveni had sacked his most potentially troublesome challenger, Amama Mbabazi, a veteran former prime minister with similar standing to Emmerson Mnangagwa, the man who has replaced Mugabe as Zanu-PF leader.

“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte