Stories about Sudan from September, 2005
Sudan: Foreign-focused news values
Aid worker Sleepless in Sudan welcomes a report from Reuters about an attack on a foreign aid convoy in the troubled Sudanese region of Darfur, but reminds the world that mainstream media could “probably publish an article like this about incidents involving local people every day.”
Sudan: Spotlight shifts to Sept. 5
You may have read an item in this column about the Spotlight on Darfur blogging campaign. Well, as Congo Watch reports, and as Catez Stevens has informed us directly, the date has been moved to Sept. 5 to avoid a clash with Katrina-related efforts.
Sudan: Student tortured
The Passion of the Present reports on the kidnapping and torture of a student at Sudan's Alahlia University by security guards and student militia members after he called for the re-establishment of the student union.
Sudan: Spotlight on Darfur
Congo Watch is one of a few blogs to highlight Spotlight on Darfur 1, a blogging initiative by Catez Stevens in New Zealand.