see, this is why throwing money at africa doesn’t make too much sense…

because when a country as (until recently) stable as Kenya still has this many distinct ethnic groups, all with centuries of grudges, alliances, and individual histories, the problems that develop are fucking complicated.

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and is it just me or is the line, “low-level ethnic violence,” at the same time the most surreal and depressing turn of phrase ever?

bbc

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