Tuesday, July 05, 2005

Mugabe says, "Thanks Bob!"

Debt relief and increased foreign aid will help Africa's leaders before it will help ordinary Africans.

Western pressure would be better spent urging the entrenchment of the rule of law, among other things. Writing a fat cheque to a dictator is short-sighted and miles from justice.

Read the CTF's Live-8 commentary here.

1 comment:

John Murney said...

I'm with you on this one - why bother wasting our money to help Africa, when the only people who will be helped are the dictators?

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