By Hayes Brown on March 12, 2014
The humanitarian system is designed to handle one or two massive catastrophes every few years. In the last 13 months, there were four.
By Hayes Brown on January 24, 2014
Now that a cease-fire between government and rebels is in effect, the more than half a million who fled the fighting wait to see if it's safe to go home.
By Hayes Brown on January 16, 2014
In the 21st century, Rep. Dana Rohrbacher (R-CA) still needs to check to see why rebels in Africa aren't using spears.
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By Hayes Brown on January 15, 2014
New photos from the Satellite Sentinel Project show the continuing destruction in the world's newest country.
By Hayes Brown on January 10, 2014
A sign erected in a U.N. camp shows different areas for South Sudanese ethnic groups. Here's why.
By Carimah Townes on December 27, 2013
Amid growing violence, President Salva Kiir of South Sudan has committed to a cease fire.
By Hayes Brown on December 23, 2013
Things aren't looking good in the world's youngest country. Here's what you need to know.
By Hayes Brown on December 16, 2013
Reports of gunfire. Thousands seeking shelter. A president addressing the nation. From all the reports, it appears that something is happening in South Sudan but precisely what and why remains unclear.
By Dara McLeod, Guest Blogger on May 20, 2013
By Zack Beauchamp on March 5, 2013