Children starving in Zimbabwe

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  1. manfred the wonder d

    manfred the wonder d

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    I just read an article about starving people in Zimbabwe. It seems most at risk were young children.
    How can a parent let their child starve? I'd certainly starve myself first.
     
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    catman71 Spewer of TROOF

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    I’ve been to Africa.
    It’s pretty obvious that ignorance in king.
    Corruption is right out in the open.
    Pollution is ridiculous
    Crime is conmen
    Rape is something that happens everyday
    It’s a total crap hole.

    that being said, I met some nice people who were very nice to me. The average person is unprotected by police, uneducated by the schools and exploited by the “government”
     

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    lest we forget it was Rhodesia, a prosperous place, before the revolution that threw out the whites that it didn't outright kill..............while seizing all land owned by whitey.
     
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    Same kind of people who can turn a country communist and go from one of the most prosperous countries in Africa, back when Africa had prosperous countries, to a place where children starve.

    There is nothing wrong in Zimbabwe that wasn't caused by Zimbabweans.
     
  5. durwood

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    Went from a major grain exporter to famine after killing the farmers.
     
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    This is what happens when you let corrupt ignorent ****heads run your country. I hope they all starve.
     
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    catman71 Spewer of TROOF

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    who could’ve ever seen that coming tho?
     
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    Remember that they are living in a different time than us. Like you, I think "WTF is their problem?" but in human history terms, my Caucasian European ancestors aren't far removed from dumping Hansel and Gretel or their elderly parents deep in the woods for the wolves not unlike people in many places today like Zim.

    I always love the glowing admiration for the stone age Amazon Indians filmed living in harmony with nature. Kinda of a buzz kill for the lefties around me who are in awe of their lifestyle when I note after 30 minutes, "Did anyone else notice the total absence of the elderly and disabled natives unable to help gather food? ;)
     
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    The people that run the country are getting what they want.. black lives are dirt cheap in american cities as well.. vote democrat in the us ghetto and block police and leave drug dealers to run the place along with gangs.. white people are considered evil.. jobs are available but people prefer drugs and crime.. its not just in africa
     
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    I do not see an article or a link, but my guess is lots of children without parents.

    Mom with a lot of kids maybe. Dad perhaps out of work, or maybe raped the mother, maybe dead. Mom maybe sick, maybe some disease, maybe too many kids to care for, or maybe she is dead.

    Corrupt and inefficient government. Ethnic or tribal wars. Failed economy. Children starving.
     
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    Geeorge Sarcasm Inc.

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    It is to much of a hardship to practice birth control and over throw the corrupt government.
     
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    How do you suggest they do it? Historically it happens very rarely because its nearly impossible to do.
     
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    that’s my though, each broke parent with 6-8 kids they can’t feed.
     
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    Exactly what I was thinking. It's not that they willingly let their children starve, but circumstances remove parents from the picture. Which adds up because children then don't have anyone to take care of them.

    OP: Just because they are black and on the African continent, doesn't mean they don't love their children.
     
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    In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I will pledge $50.00 Zimbabwean dollars towards famine relief. I hope they don't spend it all in one place.
     
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    Once the commies take power the average person is disarmed.
     
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    Which is what they desperately want for the States


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    Realistically this is not the Developed world with bountiful social programs.

    1) If those that work can’t get enough calories to work they don’t get paid, they can’t buy food, they all starve.

    2) if you starve and die your child is on their own and will likely die.

    No easy choices outside the developed worlds safety nets.

     
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    Abstinence or contraception. Quite easy.
     
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    I was addressing overthrowing the corrupt government.