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Let’s be honest. We ignore Congo’s atrocities because it’s in Africa

Some lives matter more than others: the “hierarchy of death”, they call it. The millions killed, maimed and traumatised in the Democratic Republic of Congo are surely at the bottom of this macabre pile. 141 mots de plus


#GlobalJusticeWeekly - DRC victims in line for collective reparations

Victims of grave crimes by convicted militia leader Thomas Lubanga in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are in line to receive collective reparations following a key… 1 538 mots de plus


Pic of the Day

Aluminum robocops

In the teeming capital of Democratic Republic of Congo, where drivers often flout traffic rules, five chunky, arm-waving robots equipped with cameras and lights have been set up to watch over the roads.

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Mbongwana Star shine with Congolese electro

Mbongwana Star have streamed their first track Malukayi with the Boiler Room. It comes from their forthcoming album on World Circuit. A search for other content reveals a slick music video with some supreme dancing. 248 mots de plus

Child-witches: Are vulnerable children victims of a fairytale? How fake agents of God destroyed Congo.

…another ridiculous claim from fake agents of God: »The child-witches offer valuable members of their families as a sacrifice to satan who is in need of human flesh and blood. 3 352 mots de plus

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, martial arts help children get away from fighting

By Mehdi Meddeb

The recruitment and use of children in armed forces is a violation of international law, and children who are recruited and forced to fight and kill suffer profound physical and psychological damage. 815 mots de plus