2nd Annual Sudan Freedom Walk Saturday, June 23, 2012 Bear Creek Lake, Park Pelican Point Pavilion (C-470 and Morrison Road) 15600 W. Morrison Road, Lakewood, CO 80465 ***9:00 a.m. Registration*** 10:00 a.m. Opening Ceremony and WALK. You can walk the entire 5 K or take the shorter loop Go to www.freeforfifty.com today and register for [...]
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Take YOUR stand and join us at this powerful action-oriented event to end complacency toward genocide! The purpose of this state-wide conference is to educate high school and college students about geno- cides that have occurred in the past centuries and empower them with the tools to stop the genocide that is raging today in [...]
The Save Darfur Coalition and the Genocide Intervention Network have merged to form a new organization: United to End Genocide. They are now the largest activist organization in America dedicated to preventing and ending genocide and mass atrocities worldwide. Check out the website at http://www.endgenocide.org/end-genocide
CCGAA (Colorado Coalition for Genocide Awareness and Action) was recently highlighted in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Website. What an honor! Click here to view the article. www.ushmm.org/genocide/take_action/blog/?p=828 Way to Go CCGAA!
Boulder film screening of the award winning doccumentary War Child January 17th at 6 PM. Please join The Sudan Genocide Response Team on January 17th at 6 PM for a showing of the world acclaimed film War Child. An award-winning documentary, directed by C. Karim Chrobog, chronicles the tumultuous, shocking, inspiring, and ultimately hopeful odyssey of Emmanuel [...]
Updates and comments about the crisis are provided by a U.S. based Darfuri with a broad network of Darfuri contacts from the Diaspora, from IDP camps in Sudan and from refugee camps in Chad. Visit www.whilewewaitsudan.blogspot.com
On April 27th actress and activist Mia Farrow began her fast for Darfur. READ more about her efforts: My Hunger Strike for Darfur. WATCH Mia Farrow discuss her hunger strike in protest of the expulsions of NGOs and aid workers from Darfur on Larry King Live.
A protest outside of the Sudanese embassy this morning resulted in the arrest of five members of Congress and two Darfur activists. Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA), Rep. Donna Edwards (D-MD), Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D-CA), Jerry Fowler of Save Darfur Coalition, and John Prendergast of the Enough Project led [...]