“Liberator” of Rhodesia, communist dictator, torturer and all about scum bag ultimately assumed space temp a brief time ago. Leftists the globe more than mourn the loss of 1 of their idols.
Going to dignitaries have been offered gifts of his portrait, and rightfully so: To several Zimbabweans, Robert Mugabe, the strongman who ruled the South African nation for 30 years till he was ousted in a bloodless coup two years ago, was a complicated figure. He was a symbol of liberation and hope – a leader of the quasi-Communist ZANU-PF who helped free of charge his nation from oppressive British rule, according to the NYT.
Mugabe was 95 at the time of his death.
Later, when meals stocks began to run low, Mugabe’s correct nature became apparent. He authorized oppressive crackdowns and indefinite detentions of suspected political opponents. Some suspected him of torture and unspeakable remedy of suspected political opponents.
But Mugabe wasn’t alone in this. Several in his generation of African revolutionary political leaders believed that, due to the fact they had freed the nation from colonial rule, it was theirs to govern – as Mugabe place it – “until God says ‘come.’”
And he nearly produced it. In November 2017, army officers, fearing that Mugabe would anoint his second wife, Grace Mugabe (some 40 years his junior), as his political heir, moved against him. Inside a dramatic handful of days he was placed beneath home arrest and forced by his political celebration, ZANU-PF, to step down.
So, all that occurred is a man who helped ruin a prospering nation with the approval and generally aid of the western globe, has went tango uniform. And of course thoughts warpingly, the individuals in former Rhodesia who are not dead from starvation (or busy raping and killing the undesirable population left from Rhodesia just for becoming a specific demographic) will no doubt be mourning him. We will be possessing a coca-cola in a modest quiet celebration for what it is worth.