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← East Africa appeal

Karen Hill Anton's Avatar Jump to comment 7 by Karen Hill Anton

Aid is definitely a big part of the problem (read "Dead Aid: Why Aid is Not Working and How There is a Better Way for Africa" by Dambisa Moyo) -- but this is a humanitarian crisis. A catastrophe brought on by nature, war, rampant corruption, incompetence and neglect -- and not helped at all by religion, and the fact that these people, majority Muslim, are steeped in the belief that nothing happens unless allah wills it ...

Karen

Thu, 07 Jul 2011 03:36:51 UTC | #847162