Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Get news from Africa.

Here is this week's update on the crisis in Sudan from the Coalition for Darfur. Learn more about the goings-on in Sudan and the other countries in Africa by visiting They get their news from over 125 media outlets reporting from all over the Continent.

Most often we have to learn before we can act effectively. It's especially important to get news from sources other than the American corporate media. Here's a great way to get started.


Karama said...

Reading news from other countries is also a good way to develop skills in another language. French, Twi, where will I start?

Karama said...

Here are more ways you can help:

* Write a letter of concern to the media or your elected officials.
* Support relief organizations that are working to ease the suffering in Sudan.
* Assist Sudanese refugees in the US and elsewhere.
* Learn more about what's happening in Sudan.
* Divest from the Khartoum government.

Other suggestions? Bring 'em on!