Extreme Politics

Buckle, Cathy
October 2003
New Republic;10/13/2003-10/20/2003, Vol. 229 Issue 15/16, p54
Discusses political repression under Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe. Suggestion that repression has worsened since a period of media attention in 2000; Crimes of the Mugabe government, including harassment of independent journalists and violence against political opponents; Results of September, 2003 local elections, which suggest that Zimbabweans may be on the verge of fighting back against Mugabe; Decision of the Mugabe regime to shut down the Harare "Daily News" after the election.


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