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  1. 1. Whatever happened to … Never Again?
  2. 2. Whats the Deal? <ul><li>Who: The government supported militia group, the Janjaweed vs, the black/muslim pop. Of Darfur, Sudan. </li></ul><ul><li>What: Mass killing for land and oil </li></ul><ul><li>When: 2003- RIGHT NOW!!! </li></ul><ul><li>Where: Western Darfur (people migrating to Chad) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Who? <ul><li>The Sudanese Militia the Janjaweed </li></ul><ul><li>Black Muslim peoples of Darfur </li></ul><ul><li>Children, women & men. </li></ul>
  4. 4. What? <ul><li>Men over 15 years are being killed </li></ul><ul><li>Women & children gang raped </li></ul><ul><li>Starving </li></ul><ul><li>2 million in refugee camps </li></ul><ul><li>400,000 dead so far </li></ul><ul><li>2003- present day </li></ul>
  5. 5. Where? <ul><li>Western Darfur </li></ul><ul><li>Migration to camps in Chad </li></ul><ul><li>Less Rain in desert= Less Resources </li></ul><ul><li>Approx. size of France or Texas </li></ul><ul><li>Good farmland </li></ul>
  6. 6. How to Help: <ul><li>Visit Savedarfur.org </li></ul><ul><li>Send a postcard to President Obama </li></ul><ul><li>Join a local save Darfur group </li></ul><ul><li>Visit Exhibit Darfur in San Francisco </li></ul><ul><li>Donate Money </li></ul><ul><li>Spread the Word! </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>“ I am a Jew who remembers when my people in German-occupied Europe were condemned to isolation, hunger, humiliation, unspeakable terror, and death. Until almost the end of the war, nobody came to our rescue. . . . For the sake of our humanity, SAVE DARFUR! ” </li></ul><ul><li>-Elie Wiesel </li></ul>The Holocaust Darfur

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