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The Wild Way George Clooney Is Spending His Paycheck

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 08.01.2013 | Entertainment

George Clooney is spending a recent handsome paycheck on an endeavor that might surprise those who know more about Clooney's love life than his espion...

Clooney Warns Of War Crimes In Sudan

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 02.05.2013 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — Actor George Clooney and a group of U.S. genocide scholars in the United States are warning that war crimes are taking place in...

Why George Has The Biggest Heart In Hollywood

Posted 07.30.2012 | Los Angeles

This actor has devoted time, money and energy to getting the word out about the genocide in Sudan, and now's he's pledging his sports car to the cause...

I Was George Clooney's Cellmate

Tom Andrews | Posted 05.18.2012 | World
Tom Andrews

There were no cheering crowds and jostling photographers when we stepped out of the DC Police van into the precinct lock-up. A couple of officers checked us in, emptied our pockets, and led us into a cell to join my fellow law-breakers.

George Clooney And The Problem Of Selective Moral Outrage

Eamon Murphy | Posted 05.18.2012 | World
Eamon Murphy

Ultimately, the problem with George Clooney's selective approach to humanitarianism is that it implicitly perpetuates the pernicious notion that atrocities are things carried out by other governments, not our own.

George Clooney Called His Mom From Jail

Posted 03.19.2012 | Celebrity

George Clooney's recent arrest has had his name on the tip of everyone's tongues as of late and when TMZ reporters caught up with the star, they had t...

Why Clooney Was Arrested: Building a Politics of Peace in Sudan

Daniel Solomon | Posted 05.18.2012 | College
Daniel Solomon

Freeing Clooney from D.C. prison is easy. Once the cameras pass, we need to be prepared for the hard work of crafting a politics of peace.

Hollywood's Double Standard on Darfur

Rafael Medoff | Posted 05.16.2012 | World
Rafael Medoff

George Clooney brought his admirable fight for human rights in Sudan to Washington this week. Yet somehow the one political leader whom Clooney has a chance of influencing, the one who is in the best position to make a difference in Sudan, escaped the actor's attention.

George Clooney Presses Obama On Sudan Crisis

AP | Posted 05.15.2012 | Entertainment

UPDATE: As planned, George Clooney and several congressmen have been arrested at a protest at the Sudanese embassy in Washington. Read more here. ...

Clooney Secretly Crosses Sudan Border, Warns Of Humanitarian Crisis (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 05.14.2012 | Impact

WASHINGTON (AP) — George Clooney used his Hollywood celebrity Wednesday to draw attention to the humanitarian crisis in the volatile border area bet...

George Clooney Makes A Quiet Visit To Sudan

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 05.13.2012 | Celebrity

NAIROBI, Kenya — Actor and human rights activist George Clooney made a quiet visit to a volatile border region between Sudan and South Sudan las...

Clooney Was Once Held At Gunpoint

Posted 04.16.2012 | Entertainment

You'd assume the planet's most recognizable movie star leads a cushy lifestyle. For George Clooney, however, that hasn't always been the case. In this...

Matt Damon, Daniel Craig & George Clooney Give Some Hilarious Answers

Posted 03.04.2012 | Entertainment

If you look back at the most memorable quotes of 2011, three names consistently pop up: Matt Damon, George Clooney and Daniel Craig. From their takes ...

More Mass Graves Reportedly Found In Sudan

AP | Posted 10.24.2011 | World

By JASON STRAZIUSO, ASSOCIATED PRESS NAIROBI, Kenya -- A U.S. monitoring group said Wednesday that satellite imagery had revealed the existence of ...

Village Voice, Continuing Its Progressive Attacks On Celebrities Tackling Social Ills, Turns Its Sights On George Clooney and Darfur

David Kronke | Posted 09.05.2011 | Comedy
David Kronke

Village Voice Media, fresh off its triumph putting Ashton Kutcher in his place for trying to bring awareness to the problem of human trafficking, has directed its crosshairs to an even bigger celebrity and a more vexing issue.

Fighting Over Sudanese Border Town Could Re-Ignite Civil War

AP | MAGGIE FICK and KATHARINE HOURELD | Posted 07.22.2011 | World

JUBA, Sudan — Southern Sudanese officials appealed for international help Sunday after northern Sudanese troops seized a disputed border town, a...

George Clooney's Satellite Project Shows Troops Near Sudan Border

GlobalPost | Andrew Meldrum | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BOSTON -- The Sudan army has deployed troops, light armor and artillery along the volatile Abyei border area between North and South Sudan, according ...

With War Threatening: Clooney, Google, UN Team Up To Watch Sudan Border

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON — A group founded by American actor George Clooney said Tuesday it has teamed up with Google, a U.N. agency and anti-genocide organiz...

Late, But Not Too Late, for Sudan

George Clooney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
George Clooney

Renewed war in Sudan is not inevitable. A complex but workable peace can be brokered if all interested parties become more deeply involved. The current moment requires robust diplomacy.

George Clooney Visits Sudan (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

George Clooney has spent the past week traveling around Southern Sudan with Ann Curry, trying to bring attention to the threat of civil war and genoci...

George Clooney In Southern Sudan Over War Worries

AP | MAGGIE FICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

JUBA, Sudan — American actor George Clooney is visiting the little known region of Southern Sudan. The U.N. Security Council arrived to a raucou...