Congo's Rape Epidemic Is Even Worse Than Previously Thought

It's well known that the Democratic Republic of Congo is suffering from an epidemic of sexual violence, but a new report claims the problem is even worse than estimated; One woman is victimized nearly every minute. » 5/11/11 10:08pm 5/11/11 10:08pm

In Congo, Sexual Assault Spreads From Army To Civilians

Armed conflict among Congolese, Rwandan, and Ugandan militias has spawned an epidemic of sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and perhaps most disturbingly, civilians too have begun to assault one another at higher and higher rates. » 4/15/10 9:40am 4/15/10 9:40am

"My Husband Is Not Secretary Of State, I Am"

The fact that an audience member reportedly asked Hillary Clinton "what her husband thought" about a matter of policy in a Congolese town hall meeting today hints at some of the underlying issues Clinton was there to address: » 8/10/09 6:00pm 8/10/09 6:00pm