Board Member, Horn of Africa Peace and Development Center
Tigist "Tigi" Gebru is a board member of the Horn of Africa Peace and Development Center (HAPDC). She works for the George Washington University in Washington, DC.
The late Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has been described as both a dictator and a progressive leader. But one cannot measure Ethiopia by Canadian or American standards. The fact is that most western civilizations did not start out as unified nation we see today and the fact is that democracy is a process.
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