Archives: March 2016

The Forgotten People of Odo

March 29, 2016 - Global Impact

When I went inside there were three children lying on sheets on the dirt floor. I examined them and found two to have malaria, with the third suffering from a common problem of the region known as leishmaniasis.

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The Lord’s Resistance Army

March 22, 2016 - Global Impact

We don't solve all the problems when we go, nor do we come close to doing so. But for each person we touch, each child we cure of malaria, it matters.

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Janjaweed—The Cancer of Western Sudan

March 15, 2016 - Global Impact

The Janjaweed are not poorly organized bands of renegades who swoop into villages at random. They are well-trained, well-equipped fighting forces that enjoy the overt support of the Sudanese government.

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The Heart of a Terrorist

March 8, 2016 - Global Impact

I grabbed his wrist. I don’t know why, I just did. It was a reflex, or a conditioned response, or something. Seeing a woman struck triggered a reaction for which I was unprepared. But the moment I grabbed his...

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I Met The Enemy—They Are My Friends

March 1, 2016 - Global Impact

The trip back to the bungalow, driving with no headlights in the dark on a dirt road through the African bush, I knew we’d done some good, but there was so much more that must be done. We would...

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