As far as weeks go, it hasn’t been a bad one…if you happen to disqualify Donald Trump attempting to steer a hurricane into Alabama, fire season starting in September and a reckless decision by an airline. Silver linings and all that.
Robert Mugabe may be gone, but his legacy will remain problematic in the minds of the Zimbabweans who loved, feared, and hated him.
As we watch Zimbabwe tear itself apart, our extended history indicates that the worse things get, the better the art we produce becomes.
Monday. Why always you? Between then and now, we’ve had Robert Mugabe refusing to back down, Salim Mehajer face the music, and the UK got well serious with plastic, innit?
Good morning all! The week that just flew had a nicer face than usual. Unless you’re Robert Mugabe. Or you voted ‘No’.