Thursday, December 21, 2006

Speak out on Darfur

Should the U.S. come to the rescue in this genocide?

Trying to find out how many people have been killed in Darfur during the last three and one-half years is as frustrating as trying to figure out why the rest of the world does almost nothing while the genocide continues.
Some sources say as many as 450,000 have been slaughtered and 2.5 million have been made homeless.

Unlike an earlier civil war in the Sudan, which pitted Muslims against Christians and Animists, this war is between Muslim Arabs and Muslim Africans. Marauding bands of Janjaweed militias, supplied by the Sudanese government, level Darfur villages, killing, raping and pillaging villagers without mercy. Read more >>>

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