Government in Zimbabwe is reluctant to compensate white farmers

Paid just one million out of $ 3.5 billion The black government in Zimbabwe made the first upfront payment of US $1 million in June in compensation to white farmers, their families and their bereaved dependents who were persecuted, chased from their farms, raped and murdered. In total, Zimbabwe has to pay $3.5 billion in … Continue reading Government in Zimbabwe is reluctant to compensate white farmers

Our threatened farmers

Farmers have long been a threatened minority. It was different once upon a time; then, farmers were decisive in politics and had to be kept happy. It is no longer worthwhile for politicians today; the unproductive left are those that must be appeased on threat of cancellation. In 1900 a farmer fed maybe four, in … Continue reading Our threatened farmers

Indian film and sports stars protest against Greta Thunberg

(Happy 18th birthday Greta!) In India, people roam the streets, protesting against Greta Thunberg and are burning pictures with her likeness. Indian film stars and athletes are also protesting against the interference of Thunberg in internal Indian affairs. Due to the Corona crisis, climate policy has moved far into the background. These are difficult times … Continue reading Indian film and sports stars protest against Greta Thunberg