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January 10, 2007

Champion for Sudan’s dead

Darfur_genocide Eric Reeves has devoted the last 8 years of his life to calculating the rising death toll in Darfur.

Reeves is Professor of English Language and Literature at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts. Since 1998 he has been working full-time as a Sudan researcher and analyst, publishing extensively both in the US and internationally. He has testified several times before the Congress, has lectured widely in academic settings, and has served as a consultant to a number of human rights and humanitarian organizations operating in Sudan. Working independently, he has written on all aspects of Sudan's recent history.

Background story and NPR interview from this afternoon. (If you get the registration page, you can use [email protected]/bugmenot)

Also, the story of Wesley Autrey, January 3, 2007; A Man Down, and a Stranger Makes a Choice

(Photo above by Mia Farrow)

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this is ridiculous.
its getting to the point where all Darfur citizens are dying.
it would be great if we can keep awarness of this situtation.

Posted by: Jasmine Abraham at Nov 6, 2007 11:44:15 PM

dude this is rediculous...what in the world is everybody else doing why are'nt they trying to help? omg so many people dying ..i mean its a very large number almost 410,000 people are dead by now!!!!!!!

Posted by: john mallack at Nov 29, 2007 5:03:48 PM