Volume 21 Issue 4

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Life Under the Trees

We’ve made it to Akobo, headquarters of the new Nuer rebellion.
Robert Young Pelton
5.29.14
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The Swamp War

For centuries, slavery emptied out much of Central Africa.
Robert Young Pelton
5.27.14
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How South Sudan Got Lost

A brief history of Lost Boys, lost income and lost opportunities in the world's newest nation.
Ole Tillmann
5.15.14
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They're All Coming Here

Weeks before our arrival, the government had imploded.
Robert Young Pelton
5.12.14
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The Dark Continent

Do not believe almost anything you read or hear about Africa.
Robert Young Pelton
5.12.14
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Bright Shiny Nation

A former Lost Boy wants to help his nation.
Robert Young Pelton
5.12.14
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The Lost Boys

Machot is a Nuer, he is a former Lost Boy and this is his story.
Robert Young Pelton
5.12.14
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The Bog Barons

By the time George W. Bush was elected, Sudan had become a geopolitical quagmire.
Robert Young Pelton
5.12.14
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The Wretched Land

In chapter six of Robert Young Pelton and Tim Freccia's journey to South Sudan, their rag tag crew grows by one.
Robert Young Pelton
5.12.14
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Flying In

The one-way flight will cost us $17,200.
Robert Young Pelton
5.12.14
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Oil and War

Sudan’s modern history could accurately be described as perpetual war with some sporadic days off.
Robert Young Pelton
5.12.14
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Unholy Alliance

Riek Machar's powerful friends.
Robert Young Pelton
5.12.14