Issue January – March 2019
The media world has evolved. Changes have steadily corrupted our thinking. If it’s not the distortion of facts, then it’s the proliferation of an agenda – and for our industry, so detrimental – brain-washing generations of Westerners who have come to know “facts” upon which they base their views. All too often, powerful voices reach the very apex of global-decision bodies – against us! Do these voices even comprehend what 450 pounds of foliage looks like? It’s the daily requirement of just one elephant! Yet they feel equipped to dictate – and actually do – to us Africans, how to manage our elephants. No megafauna in the northern hemisphere to speak of under their watch, yet who questions this?