Category: Editor’s Blog

Opinion and analysis by Obert Madondo, the founder and editor of The Zimbabwean Progressive

US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris: “I may be the first woman in this office, I won’t be the last”US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris: “I may be the first woman in this office, I won’t be the last”

In her victory speech, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, says while she is the first African American person, first Indian American person, and first daughter of immigrants to serve as Vice President of the US, she "won’t be the last".

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Taking a stand against white supremacy, popular knitting site Ravelry bans content supporting TrumpTaking a stand against white supremacy, popular knitting site Ravelry bans content supporting Trump

Ravelry, a free social networking service dedicated to knitting, crocheting, and other yarn crafts, recently made a strong public stance against white supremacy in the form of a policy banning content in support of U.S. President Donald Trump and his administration.

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Trump’s letter to the House and Senate on renewal of Zimbabwe sanctionsTrump’s letter to the House and Senate on renewal of Zimbabwe sanctions

Renewing the United States' long-standing sanctions on Zimbabwe for another year, President Donald Trump stated that "the actions and policies of certain members of the Government of Zimbabwe and other persons to undermine Zimbabwe’s democratic processes or institutions continue to pose an unusual and extraordinary threat to the foreign policy

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Mnangagwa regime’s ongoing brutalities “betray promises to create a new Zimbabwe,” says U.S.Mnangagwa regime’s ongoing brutalities “betray promises to create a new Zimbabwe,” says U.S.

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's ongoing brutal crackdown on opposition supporters, rights defenders, labour leaders, and ordinary Zimbabweans, and recent Internet blockade, "betray promises to create a new Zimbabwe," said the U.S. State Department in a statement issued this week.

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