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Live 8 ignores Africa's main problems

Anyone who is interested in how to ease Africa's pain should listen to George Bush a bit more carefully.

18th June, 2005

Anyone who is interested in how to ease Africa's pain should listen to George Bush a bit more carefully. They should also treat the shrill voices that blame the west for all the continent's troubles with a good deal of scepticism.

When it comes to Africa, the conventional wisdom is wrong. Bush, for all his faults in other areas, has grasped the enormity of the changes that need to be made before real progress can...

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