"For us let it be enough to know ourselves to be in the place where God wants us, and carry on our work, even though it be no more than the work of an ant, infinitesimally small, and with unforeseeable results."
-- Abbé Monchanin

Monday, March 12, 2007

Turmoil in Zimbabwe

See articles on Turmoil in Zimbabwe at Observations of Africa.

The use of security laws to maintain power in Zimbabwe should serve as a warning to us as Bush and his party play upon our fears to enact laws which can be abused to retain power. Read up on how the emergency powers legislation enacted by Ian Smith's regime has been extended by Mugabe to exert terror in his nation.

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