Now The Guardian\’s after the tin minersNovember 24, 2012 Tim WorstallMetals4 CommentsGiven that they\’ve solved the problem of violence in Congo over conflict minerals that is. previousThis is interestingnextThis is fun 4 thoughts on “Now The Guardian\’s after the tin miners” Ltw November 25, 2012 at 6:24 am An excellent summary of why bleating “I wish it wasn’t like this” is useless. I suppose the best answer that’s been tried before is to sell the extraction rights in exchange for royalties and use that money to try and develop an economic structure that can support the populace. Unfortunately, didn’t work for Nauru. Tim Newman November 25, 2012 at 9:03 am I think the title threw some of your dimmer readers, though. Wombat November 25, 2012 at 10:23 am On the subject of Nauru, I recommend people read Anthony ‘Theodore Dalrymple’ Daniels’ memoirs, Fool or Physician. Very amusing and very sad. Guardian columnist November 26, 2012 at 7:17 am If you buy baked beans, you invest in DEATH AND INHUMANITY, CONSUMER! Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.