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'Darfur: The Genocide the World Got Tired of'

Eric Reeves | Posted 08.19.2014 | Politics
Eric Reeves

Attacks on unarmed and innocent civilians continue to be a daily reality, without any end in sight. It's difficult to escape the conclusion that Darfur is the genocide that people got tired of. A terrible epitaph in the wake of so many impassioned declarations of "never again."

Futility in a Blue Helmet

Rebecca Tinsley | Posted 01.26.2014 | World
Rebecca Tinsley

The UN must support its own soldiers in Central African Republic and the existing force in Darfur when they try to do their job. Otherwise, why do we bother to extend this false hope to civilians facing ethnic cleansing? The answer, of course, is that sending Blue Helmets makes us feel better.

Shame on the UN

Rebecca Tinsley | Posted 09.14.2013 | World
Rebecca Tinsley

For years Khartoum's proxy militia have harassed and killed UN staff, including peacekeepers. Their actions are met by nothing stronger than words of condemnation from UN headquarters in New York.

Time for Some Real "Peacekeeping" in Darfur

Rebecca Tinsley | Posted 06.03.2012 | World
Rebecca Tinsley

Despite what the UN says, the terror continues in Darfur. UN officials say there is now "much less organized violence" in the remote western province of Sudan. However, the Sudanese government continues to bomb, rape and terrorize its own citizens in Darfur.

Will Adam Bush Have Died in Vain?

Susan Morgan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Susan Morgan

The international community, in its desire to focus on the upcoming referendum, is offering its approval for a government strategy that will likely lead to more suffering among the displaced.

Darfuri Civil Society: Still Missing from the Table

Sean Brooks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sean Brooks

Upcoming meetings of civil society leaders in Doha should be regarded as equally important to the political maneuverings and deal makings of the constellation of rebel movements.

Sudanese Forces Bomb Town In Darfur

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudanese government planes bombed a key town in south Darfur Saturday, a week after it was seized by Darfuri JEM rebels, peacekee...