Leslie Lefkow

The Meaning of Suffering, From the Farms of Darfur

The numbers reeled off about Darfur tell their own story: more than 1 million displaced people, almost 200,000 refugees, 30,000 dead, all in just 18 months. All of this death and destruction, the result of a brutal Sudanese government crackdown on a rebel insurgency.But as with so many immense tragedies, the scale of the numbers often obscures