Alex de Waal is a writer and activist on African issues, a fellow of the Global Equity Initiative at Harvard University, the director of the Social Science Research Council program on AIDS and social transformation and the director of Justice Africa in London. full bio >>
Barry McCaffrey served in the United States Military for 32 years and retired as a four star general. At the time of his retirement, he was the most decorated serving general in the military. full bio >>
Thomas E. Ricks is The Washington Post’s special military correspondent, where he has covered the U.S. military since 2000. Until the end of 1999 he held the same beat at The Wall Street Journal, where he was a reporter for seventeen years. full bio >>
Due to an unvoidable scheduling conflict, Samantha Power will no longer be participating in this event. We apologize for any inconvenience.