FOTC in the News

November 26, 2013
A Prescription for lasting Peace
All Africa
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November 19, 2013
Free From Rebels, but Long-Lasting Peace Still Uncertain in Eastern Congo
Epoch Times
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November 14, 2013
Syria, the DRC and the 'Responsibility to Protect': the US Double Standard
Huffington Post
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November 13, 2013
Congo Peace Talk Fail
WBEZ Worldview
Interview with Kambale Musavuli, Spokesperson, FOTC
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November 12, 2013
For DR Congo, Peace With M23 Proves Elusive -- But Does It Matter?
International Business Times
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November 8, 2013
Prospects for Peace in the Congo
FAIR Counterspin
Interview with Maurice Carney, Executive Director, FOTC
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November 8, 2013
Syria, the DRC and the 'Responsibility to Protect': the US double standard
Open Global Rights
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November 7, 2013
Rwanda told to stay out of Congo conflict by US
Voice of Russia
Interview with Maurice Carney, Executive Director
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November 6, 2013
The Defeat of the Rwandan-backed M23 Rebels is a First Step To Peace in the DRC
Real News Network
Interview with Maurice Carney, Executive Director
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October 30, 2013
M23: On the brink of defeat?
Al Jazeera
Kambale Musavuli participates in Inside Story
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October 27, 2013
Kambale Interview with RFI
https://audioboo.fm/boos/1688491-drc-congo-worried-about-lack-of-political-solution-despite-fardc-gain-over-m23-kambale-comment

October 23, 2013
Friends of the Congo Teams With Donisha, Bob Marley’s Granddaughter, On Global Education About Congo's Suffering
Black Star News
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September 18, 2013
A Party to Raise Consciousness About the Congo's Suffering
The Line Minnesota
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May 15, 2013
African students at NYU reflect on Aid & Development | Des étudiants Africains de NYU réfléchissent sur la question de l’aide et du développement
Afrikan Spot
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April 3, 2013
Ban Ki-moon: What about the people of the Congo?
San Francisco Bay View
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April 1, 2013
Congo-Kinshasa: Bosco Ntaganda's Surrender - What Must Be Different This Time
All Africa
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March 8, 2013
Did the Kony 2012 Movement Actually Work?
Huffington Post Live
Panel Discussion With Maurice Carney
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February 9, 2013
‘Friends of the Congo’ seek support from USW
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February 2, 2013
US protects Rwanda and Uganda intervention in DRC
Real News Network
Interview with Maurice Carney, Executive Director
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January 29, 2013
Post-Imperial Africa: Crisis in the Congo
Liv.History spoke with Fufu Mussanzi
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January 22, 2013
Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo
WORT 89.9 FM
Interview with Maurice Carney, Executive Director
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In the media in 2011
December 24, 2011

‘Congo fatigue’ seen in US policy
By Kevin Kelley
The East African
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December 21, 2011
Africa Today speaks with Friends of the Congo
Walter Turner interviews Kambale Musavuli
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December 20, 2011
With Dueling Inaugurations, Political Showdown Looms in DRC
By Nico Colombant
Voice of America
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December 17, 2011
Christian Eyenga's second season begins with great uncertainty despite contract security
By Tom Reed
Cleveland Plain Dealer
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December 17, 2011
Kabila, Tshisekedi and Congo
by Ann Garrison
San Francisco Bayview
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October 6, 2011
Commentary: In Honor of Steve Jobs, Become a Friend to the Congo
The Congolese coltan in your iPhone is to blame for six million deaths and hundreds of thousands of rapes
By dream hampton
BET
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October 1, 2011
We need to talk about Congo
By Jonathan Langley
Christianity Magazine
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FOTC In the news in 2010
August 11, 2010
Why is Canada Blocking Congo Debt Forgiveness?
Mining companies and Canada's “civilizing mission”
by Macho Philipovich
The Dominion
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July 22, 2010
Canada blocks DRC debt relief
Macho Philipovich of the Media Co-Op interviews Maurice Carney of Friends of Congo
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July 13, 2010
US Campaign Against Conflict Minerals and 'Blood Phones' Gains Momentum
By Nico Colombant
Voice of America
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July 8, 2010
Talking back at the Digital Citizen Indaba
Grocott's Mail
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July 8, 2010
Digital citizens talk back
By Guy Martin
Web Innovations
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July 7, 2010
Desmond Tutu to talk at Rhodes media conferences
Grocott's Mail
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July 1, 2010
Congo: The Sucking Vortex Where Africa's Heart Should Be
FAIR
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June 30, 2010
Is Obama Failing Congo?
by Dana Goldstein
The Daily Beast
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April 22, 2010

Say No To Canadian Troops For The Congo
by Bodia Macharia
Global Research
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May 5, 2009
Congo-Kinshasa: The Case For The Congo
By Ali M. Malau, Adviser, Friends of the Congo
All Africa
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