"If you're not outraged, you haven't been paying attention."
From pork-laden congressional bills to revolving-door lobbying jobs — corruption is an all-too familiar aspect of political behavior. Afra Raymond insists on eliminating it. In this passionate talk from TEDxPortofSpain, he lays bare the rampant corruption in his nation of Trinidad and Tobago and imparts important lessons for every concerned global citizen.
Afra Raymond is an anti-corruption activist/blogger whose work - www.afraraymond.com - has focused on the collapse and bailout of the Caribbean's largest conglomerate - CL Financial - and corruption in the property/construction arenas. Afra is a Chartered Surveyor in Private Practice and is also the President of the Joint Consultative Council for the Construction Industry - www.jcc.org.tt - which is leading the campaign for reform of the Public Procurement system in Trinidad & Tobago