Ideas, Comments, Exaggerations, Delusions, Rants, Inspirations, and Secrets. I like to show the heavenly in the ordinary. But sometimes, to echo George Orwell, "I write because there is some lie that I want to expose, some fact to which I want to draw attention, and my initial concern is to get a hearing." Sometimes.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Events in Nigeria, the Congo, and your cellphone
Africa is an immense continent, and Nigeria is not the Congo, and is not Sierra Leone, and is not the Ivory Coast. But one thing they have in common is human misery, brought about by the Western world's (plus China) hunger for resources: oil and minerals.