Ghanaian economist George Ayittey provides a historical overview of the oppressive and bloody rule of the over 100 military dictatorships that have controlled Africa since the 1960s. Ayittey describes the way in which these generals have looted countless African countries,devastating and destabilizing much of the continent. He proposes a set of practical steps to keep African states out of the hands of their militaries.
We listen to stories and brainstorm ways
to expand freedom and unleash human
potential across the globe.