OBSilence Blog

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March 2019 Renewal High School Update

Posted by Mark Hackett on March 12th, 2019

In 2018, Operation Broken Silence began fundraising for a new high school in Yida Refugee Camp, South Sudan. This is an update on how your fundraising and giving is leading to real results on the ground. 

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It's Time To Panic About U.S. Sudan Policy

Posted by Mark Hackett on February 27th, 2019

Sudan's dictator is preparing to violently end legitimate protests against his rule. And all options, including massacring unarmed citizens, are on the table. 

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Good People Good Beer 2019 Final Details

Posted by Audrey Tetzeli on February 24th, 2019

Everything you need to know for our favorite event of the year, all in one place. 

Tags: Sudan, news, get involved, beer, gala,
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Sudan's Dictator Declares One Year State of Emergency

Posted by Mark Hackett on February 22nd, 2019
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FBI's International Human Rights Unit Must Be Protected

Posted by Mark Hackett on February 18th, 2019

The FBI’s International Human Rights Unit leads investigations concerning individuals within the United States who have been accused of committing war crimes, torture, genocide, female genital mutilation, and the recruitment of child soldiers. Now, this critical unit is reporterdly about to be shut down. 

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