President Compaoré’s television appearance

He calls on everyone to put the nation’s interest before theirs. Something he never did.  After 27 years, doesn’t putting the nation’s interest first mean ensuring a peaceful transition of power through democratic elections?  This whole crisis, and people killed, because he refused to do that.  Now he needs to be judged.

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Economist at Santa Clara University and Director of Friends of African Village Libraries.
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