African progress

Jonathan Dimbleby, a British journalist who has known Africa for forty years, takes us to see signs of hope and progress throughout the continent. Discovery World: “Jonathan Dimbleby in Africa.”

Better roads, irrigation, mobile phones, and microbanking are changing life for the better.

One Response to “African progress”

  1. Kate Ferguson Writes Says:

    I’ve been thinking a lot recently about plausible-sounding rubbish. In the right context and with the right confidence, pretty much anything is believable. I think we’re not hardwired to question details in the presence of contextual cues that seem plausible. I’m guilty of experimenting with gibberish myself: http://katekatharinaferguson.wordpress.com/2011/01/12/the-jibbertalky/


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