TITLE

Bob's Your Uncle

AUTHOR(S)
Rice, Andrew
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
New Republic;10/11/2004, Vol. 231 Issue 15, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a firsthand account of demonstrations at the United Nations General Assembly's annual opening in 2004. Turnout of U.S. citizens to see featured speaker Robert Mugabe, the president of Zimbabwe; Statement that Mugabe has some public support in the U.S. for his policy of taking farms from his country's white citizens and redistributing the land to the black majority; History of Mugabe's political career; Statement that Mugabe became a tyrant; Support of Mugabe by New York City Councilman Charles Barron; Claim that Zimbabweans do not support Mugabe.
ACCESSION #
14608217

 

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