Malaria Prevention Ubuntu?

Daniel Quinn

Ubuntu is a philosophy that can be loosely summed us as ‘I am what I am because of who we all are.’ According to the meme, the philosophy was revealed to an anthropologist through a game he created and played with a group of children. The game was supposed to be a race to a basket of candy. The first kid to the basket got to eat it all himself. But instead, the story goes, when the anthropologist said go, the children held hands and all arrived to the basket at the same time. Upon being asked why they did this, the children responded: ‘Ubuntu. How could any one of us be happy if all the others were sad?’

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