“Hey white man, when you go home, tell them to rebuild our roads.”
– Congolese trucker
In this video, 1,500 Congolese sail up the Congo River from Kinshasa to Kisangani, formerly Leopoldville and formerly Stanleyville in the Belgian Congo, now the world’s leading pioneer in “barbaric-democracy”:
In these videos, “Deadliest Journeys” travels 650 miles through the Democratic Republic of Congo from Lubumbashi to Kolwezi to Bukama in Katanga Province. Under Belgian rule, Lubumbashi used to be the prosperous city of Elisabethville, and the center of the (now destroyed) world class mining industry of Union Minière du Haut Katanga.
Welcome to the Democratic Republic of Congo … after 52 years of “free society.”