- Tanner & Moore - 20081206 - Congo - Kabuika Kamunga

King Leopold of Belgium

 

Tonight's topics will range from a discussion on recent events in the Democratic Republic of the Congo including a brief overview of the dark period ofKabuika Kamunga Belgian colonialization in the heart of Africa under the brutal, genocidal rule of King Leopold to reflections on the landslide victory of Senator Barack Obama,
the first African-American elected to America's highest office . (There
have been only 6 African-Americans elected to the Senate.)

Joining the discussion, offering a layman's perspective, will be Kabuika Kamunga,
a Congolese native with a Master's Degree in journalism, who has lived
in Chicago the past 22 years and recenty come to school at MUM to
pursue an MBA. She hosted her own daily hour-long international news
program on Chicago's NPR station.