Is mining as bad as asset-stripping?

We received the following response from Professor Paul Stevens of Chatham House, a think-tank, about a recent article in The Economist

On January 10th 2015, The Economist published an article entitled "African economic growth: The twilight of the resource curse?" The article argued that the economic outlook for many African countries looks promising despite falling commodity prices. This, it was claimed, reflected growing economic diversification by these countries away from dependence on...

What feeling does this article give you?
Joy
Disgust
Fear
Anger
Sadness

More #news: