Understanding Zimbabwe: From Liberation to Authoritarianism – Looking Beyond Mugabe

Remarkably, the author explains that until the early 1990s, “only urban residents who were property-owners (and who likewise tended to be male) could vote in [Zimbabwe’s] local elections”

Best Of 2016: Seems The Chinese Threw Mugabe Under The Bus In His Hour Of Need

As Mugabe’s case teaches Africa’s strongmen, leaders who have grown accustomed to taking Chinese support for granted should think twice