Timothy said that the abduction, beating
senseless and summary execution of white Zimbabwean farmers was to
force Britain to give ZANU PF more British tax money. Timothy said
the British have only given Pounds Sterling 18 million so far for
land acquisition. (Reliable sources say 30 million).
History shows that this was used towards moving one lot of
Zimbabweans, both black and white off the land and into poverty and
replacing them by a lesser number with no farming background. They
were however ZANU PF supporters, who receive a state income (they
couldn't survive from farming).
condones the killing of Zimbabwean David Stevens, as a reaction to
British colonialism more than 110 years ago. In Timothy's eyes
colonialism was a bad thing.
stopped the slave trade. Timothy is counteracting this by bonding
young doctors to work in appalling conditions (not enough gloves
with HIV at 25% +, awful salaries and living conditions) and by
bringing in slave doctors from Cuba.
Colonialism stopped tribal wars between neighbours which Timothy's
government has countered by murdering people in Matabeleland and by
intervening in Mozambique and the DRC, denying those people a chance
to sort out their own destinies.
even Timothy must agree, colonialism wasn't all bad. There's
whiskey, smart suits, air travel, call girls, foreign bank accounts,
overseas education and Mercedes Benzes. At least for some.
Timothy should note that the British are hardly ever
blackmailed by the killing of other nationalities, particularly
They do however notice when their
own nationals are murdered.
Timothy, who is British,
owns an inefficient farm East of Harare, notable for squalid worker
conditions (even worse then government doctors' ). Being
British if he were murdered and his land grabbed the British
Government would perhaps notice and shell out money to ZANU PF.
This Timothy should engineer, as he is not of much other use.
Timothy lost his ZANU PF primaries and cannot stand for parliament
again. (Even ZANU P are not fool enough to allow him to
Timothy promised "Health for all by the Year
2000". It obviously has not happened early this year so maybe we can
expect it by December. Timothy must advise whether this is
contingent on the MDC winning the election.