Susan Burgess-Lent

Maybe I’ve been in the news business too long - grown irrepressibly outraged. It’s hard to focus on Michael Jackson’s troubles when thousands of women are being gang-raped in Darfur, Sudan, their heads or hands branded to advertise their violation.

It’s difficult to empathize with American’s obesity problem when nearly
400,000 Darfurians will starve to death by Christmas if the international community does not intervene against their government’s predations.

Worst of all, ...read more