Reason Wafawarova

3 days ago | October 15, 2018

Escapism and denialism

Reason Wafawarova on Monday IT is sad to note that 18 years after Zimbabwe repossessed colonially stolen farm land there ...

1 week ago | October 8, 2018

Politics and the neurotic economy

Anyone that thinks dialoguing for unity or positions and perks with Nelson Chamisa will in and of itself help revive the ...

2 months ago | August 27, 2018

Rejecting poll results a threat to democracy

After World War II western large mass parties dominated democracies; and these parties held the structures of the ...

2 months ago | August 20, 2018

How electoral democracy hurts the collective cause

SOMETHING is going wrong with democracy. Something has gone wrong with democracy. It was the most successful political ...

2 months ago | August 13, 2018

Why elections are bad for democracy

Reason Wafawarova on Monday Brexit was a turning point in the history of Western democracy in general, and that of ...

2 months ago | August 6, 2018

New dispensation and the rotten apple theory

Clearly, the West is impressed with the demise of Robert Mugabe, but not for the same reasons we are impressed. We are ...

3 months ago | July 30, 2018

Why the mythical Chamisa victory will not happen

Reason Wafawarova on Monday So  much has been said about who will win today’s election, from “ED Pfee” to “Chamisa ...

3 months ago | July 23, 2018

Voice of reason: Dehumanising the woman in our politics

So Thokozani Khupe faces the wrath of male chauvinist hooligans loyal to Nelson Chamisa, who are more than convinced ...

3 months ago | July 16, 2018

Politicisation of vocabulary

Reason Wafawarova on Monday It has become common practice that political foes often depart from the conventional meaning ...

4 months ago | July 2, 2018

Democratic elections and media responsibility

Reason Wafawarova on Monday The role of the media in a democratic election is pivotal in that it keeps voters informed ...

4 months ago | June 25, 2018

Identity in politics

When an ideology enslaves someone into narrow-mindedness it is serving the wrong purpose. An ideology must be a fountain ...

4 months ago | June 18, 2018

Elections, promises and cheap politicking

WITH just a few weeks before the elections on July 30, presidential candidates might feel tempted to promise the world ...

4 months ago | June 11, 2018

The bane of electioneering and sloganeering

Chamisa has seen that MDC-T cannot and will not match the zanu-pf election machinery, and that is why he is coming under ...

5 months ago | June 4, 2018

Tolerance in politics

Thokozani Khupe deserved tolerance and respect at the burial of Morgan Tsvangirai, yet she was brutalised by mercenaries ...

5 months ago | May 28, 2018

Fidelity, excellence in leadership

We have collectively counted our land as a crown for the death of Nehanda and Kaguvi; not because they are the only two ...