Blog Posts in OpEds and Letters to the Editor

Posted by Aaron Hall and ... on Jul 8, 2013
M23 rebels withdraw from eastern Congo town of Goma. Nov. 2012

There is a new urgency to the latest round of talks in Kampala between the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo and its foes in the M23 rebel group.

Posted by Enough Team on Jul 3, 2013

The park rangers, armed with AK-47s and swapping combat stories, suddenly fell quiet. The driver pulled off the dusty, red road and plunged into the savannah, plowing through tan grass tall enough to envelop our Land Cruiser.

Posted by Mark Quarterman on Jun 19, 2013

The accelerating pace of the slaughter of elephants for their tusks has put African elephants at catastrophic risk in the coming decades. To make matters worse, some of the region's most notorious armed groups are taking tusks to finance their atrocities.

Posted by Enough Team on Jun 19, 2013

Secretary of State John Kerry sent a powerful signal Tuesday to the people of war-torn eastern Congo by appointing former Sen. Russ Feingold (D-Wis.) as the new U.S. special envoy to Africa’s Great Lakes region.

Posted by Enough Team on Jun 13, 2013
Attahi Mohammed Sigit, a resident of North Darfur, examines the destruction.

Despite the narrative from diplomats and journalists that Sudan’s civil war is mostly over, Janjaweed gunmen are still terrorizing the region. This time, no one’s paying attention.