Author Archives: Field Ruwe

About Field Ruwe

Field Ruwe is a US-based Zambian media practitioner and author. He is a PhD candidate with a B.A. in Mass Communication and Journalism, and an M.A. in History.

Mwango: The lone Bemba in the voting booth

By Field Ruwe Proceed with anything but caution when reading this article. In a country where tribalism exhales an unpleasant whiff the above title is enough to accuse me of fanning tribal embers. Don’t look at the title and throw … read more »

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Excuse me! Let me speak asks Field Ruwe

By Field Ruwe Excuse me! Let me speak. If you let me I shall speak calmly and rationally. When I am done let come on me what may for I have staked my life in order to fulfill nothing less … read more »

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Michael Chilufya Sata: Hero or Villain

By Field Ruwe On the day President Michael Chilufya Sata died Reuters carried the headline “Zambia’s President ‘King Cobra’ Sata dies.” The New York Times of October 30, 2014 described him as an “acerbic leader.” This is a word frequently … read more »

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Zambians born after independence, listen

By Field Ruwe I was about to press the “send” button for my latest article bearing the above title when my son Dalitso called to inform me of the president’s passing. I may have been the president’s harshest critic, but … read more »

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President Sata does not love us

By Field Ruwe Not once did I picture the president in the presence of Shimon Peres seeping kosher wine and laughing in chivalry. Nor did I envision him and his wife enjoying the serenity and basking in the ambience of … read more »

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Why The Post is Sata’s mouthpiece even in sickness

By Field Ruwe Phew that was close On May 21 when they saw the president he never looked better. He had lost a large amount of weight and appeared very sick all of a sudden—sicker than the previous months. Word … read more »

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I shed a tear for President Sata

By Field Ruwe Where are the people that love him? With tear-bleared eyes I looked at the picture of the president. I know I am his critic, but I felt a touch of pity and choked, distraught at the sight … read more »

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Field Ruwe and the White Racist: Response from Field Ruwe

By Field Ruwe Please note: If any author is as emotionally charged as Howard Bland is in this article. http://ukzambians.co.uk/home/2014/04/06/field-ruwe-and-the-white-racist/ He may not fairly present all views. Be conscious of wording that indicates bias, denigration, and invectives. Watch out for … read more »

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Zambia’s vice president is proof intelligence in humans is same

By Field Ruwe Vice President Guy Scott has proved wrong all white racists who in their sick effort to preserve White dominance claim that Africans have the lowest IQ (Intelligence Quotient). Over the years Scott has showed us that intelligence … read more »

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