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The Establishment's Blog – July 2017 Archive (2)

Macron says Africa's issue is "civilizational", fails to address France's imperialism

20 of the major economies on the planet unite annually at the G20 to discuss ways in which they can work together in order to improve the state of the world globally. It is during this forum that Emmanuel Macron, the freshly elected French president, made remarks about Africa that made many people frown. When asked why there was no Marshall Plan (a financial aid given from the US to European countries destroyed after World War 2) for the continent, Macron answered by…

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Added by The Establishment on July 12, 2017 at 2:17pm — No Comments

Aid is a sham: The West is taking more from Africa than it is "giving"

Have you ever came across an aid campaign on TV picturing a child sitting on a dusty ground, wearing ripped clothes, with a fly wandering around his face. The child in question is told to be suffering from cholera, diarrhea, malaria, pneumonia…you name it. He becomes the ambassador of despair of a whole continent, where all 660 million children are waiting for the donated dollar that will improve their lives. Not to mention that these type aid ads stay around for 5 to 10…

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Added by The Establishment on July 11, 2017 at 4:29pm — No Comments

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