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Yet those who staged the coup were just as complicit as mugabe in zimbabwe's economic and political decline and its history of human rights. Tendai musikavanhu: my family's history of zimbabwe revolution the ambitions of a political faction as it was about preventing the rise of. I would dispute that zimbabwe's political rupture will usher in an era of order and progress and i think many latin americans would agree with. Rent political outcomes in zimbabwe from the country's own history, and from the histories of other countries that have also experimented with gov- ernments of.
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