They call the Third World the lazy man’s purview

This article was penned by Field Ruwe. He is a US-based Zambian media practitioner and author. He is a PhD candidate with a B.A. in Mass Communication and Journalism, and an M.A. in History. They call the Third World the lazy man’s purview; the sluggishly slothful and languorous prefecture. In this realm people are sleepy, dreamy, torpid, lethargic, and therefore indigent—totally penniless, needy, destitute, poverty-stricken, disfavored, and impoverished. In this demesne, as they call it, there are hardly any discoveries, inventions, and innovations. Africa is the trailblazer. Some still call…

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The main objectives of The 1873 Network

The main objectives of the THE 1873 NETWORK are: To identify, document and showcase Africa’s corporate rich heritage; To provide a platform for the exchange of ideas, experiences and insights on Africa’s challenges and opportunities; To be an advocate for the interests of members on issues that are critical to raise the corporate flag of Africa; To promote the participation of Africans in shaping and defining the agenda for action to make Africa live up to its promise; To assist in building Africa’s capacity to fund the documentation of its…

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The 1873 Network Values

WE BELIEVE THAT: All men are created equal. They are endowed by the Creator with certain unalienable rights. Among these are liberty, life and pursuit to happiness. The individual is a driver of change. Life has no meaning and purpose without faith in the Creator. The sovereignty of nations is less important than the brotherhood of man. Economic freedom can best be won by sovereign humans through a market system. To secure the intended rights of men, governments are instituted among men and they derive their just powers from the…

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