Dollarization, Democracy & Daily Life in Zimbabwe
Against The Current vol. 155

K. D.
http://www.solidarity-us.org/node/3428

Publisher:  Against The Current
Date Written:  01/11/2011
Year Published:  2011  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX14089

Satellite TV is big in Zimbabwe; owing to the limited and propagandistic programming on state-sponsored Z-TV, and the travails of night travel on a decaying road network, just about every house in Harare, from the poor/working class Mbare township to the luxury suburb of Burrowdale, sports a dish that brings South African soapies, Al Jazeera and, most importantly, the latest in reality TV to living rooms across the land.