Briefing from ROAPE Volume 31 Number 100
Zimbabwe: ‘the Government wants the people to give up hoping’


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Zimbabwe: ‘the Government wants the people to give up hoping’
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Vol.31 No.100 (June 2004), pp364-372
How are we to reconcile Zimbabwe's seemingly inevitable slide towards being a ‘failed state’ and the continued confidence within ZANU-PF that they can handle the crisis and stay in power until after parliamentary elections due in 2005? More pertinently, what is the popular response to the multilayered crisis of the Zimbabwean state?