If you like Congolese street music and/or electronic music, then tonight's Music Club selection is for you!
Angelina Jolie travels to the Nzulo camp in eastern Congo to highlight the use of rape as a weapon of war and to raise awareness of the issue on an international level.
Newstalgia Reference Room - Free-for-all at the UN. In the middle of a UN address by U.S. Ambassador Adlai Stevenson, a protest erupted into violence on the floor of the General Assembly over the recent events in the Congo and the assassination of President Patrice Lumumba. On February 22, 1961.
I swear on all that is sacred to any of you that what I'm about to write is true. I have to say that up front because even in the bizarro world that i
(Kwame Nkrumah - driving force for African unity) [media id=17368] In what started as an uptick from the end of World War 2 in 1945 became a full
(Handed a rather overflowing plate in 1961) With all the recent reflection on Presidential 100 days and crisis management, I was reminded just how
at-Largely: John Ashcroft claims Japanese waterboarding is different from American waterboarding. Comments from Left Field: Attention Men! Stay out o
John is always yelling at me for not including enough religious music. We both know people are looking for inspiration and passion but sometimes we lo
It's "Merry Christmas", damnit!!!! Crooked Timber: A century ago, King Leopold of Belgium invaded the Congo and justified his grab for
Video From Liberal Oasis It was Jan who, earlier last week at a press conference, threw an elbow at unnamed “rich countries” for being