Monthly Archives: March 2013

TEDxPSU: Daring to Make a Difference for Congo

I was honored to speak at TEDxPSU ( on March 17. A link to the video will be available soon!

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Why I Work with Rape Survivors in Africa

“Has the world forgotten about us?” These words from Fatima, a Darfuri rape survivor, still haunt me. It was the summer of 2006 and I was collecting interviews as part of my research-based activism with 25 Darfuri genocide survivors at … Continue reading

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A Basketball Lesson for Congress

Like many of you, I’m fed up with the US Congress, both Republicans and Democrats, for their unwillingness to compromise and move our country out of this epic mess. The endless posturing, blaming, and stonewalling are politics at its worst … Continue reading

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