Op-Ed

Diaspora Mugabe Supporters and the Limits of a Neocolonial Pan-Africanism

Yes, imperialists want to replace Mugabe. But it is deeply condescending to suggest that Zimbabweans don't understand their own politics.

Last month, there was a rally at the United Nations responding to the call for “Africa’s sons and daughters” to support President Robert Mugabe. This comes at a time when Zimbabweans both within the country and throughout the diaspora are calling on the President to resign.

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