A molecular-biologist-turned-Buddhist-monk says altruism is the answer to many of the world's most pressing challenges. Can concern for others help solve wealth inequality, climate change and world hunger?
Zimbabwe’s opposition leader has withdrawn from Friday’s scheduled run-off election and taken refuge in the Dutch embassy as reports of the government’s violent crackdown intensify.
- Ralph Black deputy chief representative in the United States for Zimbabwe's opposition party, Movement for Democratic Change.
- Michelle Gavin adjunct fellow for Africa, Council on Foreign Relations
- Robert Guest Washington correspondent for "The Economist;" covered Africa for the magazine from 1998-2005
- Akwe Amosu Senior Policy Analyst for Africa, Open Society Institute
- Assistant Secretary Jendayi Frazer assistant secretary of state for African affairs
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