January 8, 2014
In July of 2011, revelers celebrated in the streets of the city of Joban, the capital of the newly-formed Republic of South Sudan. But even then there were fears that ethnic divisions would divide the country. This hour we’ll examine the prospects for peace in light of the recent stream of violence that’s left over a thousand people dead.
July 7, 2011
In two days, the world welcomes its 196th country, but many challenges face the new nation including a threat of civil war. Today we’ll talk with a historian and two former “Lost Boys,” who were refugees from South Sudan.
November 8, 2010
The challenges of airline travel today; and Bol Aweng talks about plans to build a health clinic in Sudan.