Posts Tagged: Congo
Some claim Western colonization constituted a kind of golden age for once colonial countries.
The slaughter in the DRC is intricately linked to electronic components carried by millions of people in the United States and Europe.
Western powers must accept responsibility for their detrimental influence in the Congo and fulfill their obligation to help structure stability in the war-ravaged country.
Critics have wrongly attacked U.S. legislation designed to regulate minerals imported from Congo.
The Obama administration should begin implementing the Obama Law by appointing a special envoy to the Great Lakes Region.
A new U.S. law requires that companies doing business in the Congo and adjoining countries disclose the provenance of the minerals transacted efforts taken to ensure armed groups don't profit.
Young people everywhere refuse to ignore the deadliest conflict since WWII.
France's imperial footprint in Africa is large and not shrinking any time soon.
The international community has promised assistance to refugees in Congo. But not much has reached them.
The Pentagon touts a victory for the Africa Command's support of a recent Ugandan incursion into Congo. Media reports suggest otherwise.