Thursday, April 23, 2009
War No One Cares About Officially Ends
The New York Times reports that Burundi's civil war, raging on an off from 1993-2005, "officially came to an end" yesterday. According to the report, more than 200,000 died. How many reports did we hear about the Burundi civil war and its mass slaughter? How many people here in the U.S. even knew there was a civil war in Burundi?