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Congo: Rights group documents mass rapes, killings
The Associated Press
04/09/09

Yesterday a victim, today an oppressor: how aid funds war in Congo
The Times of London
04/07/09

UK Women Leaders Urge G20 to act in Congo
Times of London
04/01/09

'Stop raping our greatest resource' - In the Congo, in Antigua
Antigua Sun
03/20/09

Turning Pain to Power: Eve Ensler and Dr. Denis Mukwege
World Affairs Council
02/18/09

The Invisible War
The New York Times
02/21/09

LA's Vagina Monologues: Eve Ensler and Dr. Denis Mukwege's 'Pain to Power' Tour'
Op-Ed News
02/15/09

Famed playwright Eve Ensler
San Francisco Examiner
02/15/09 >

Femicide in the Congo
Scotsman
02/15/09

Rosario Dawson on Rihanna and Jennifer Hudson: We're All Sisters
People
02/14/09

V-Day Spotlights Congolese Women Torn by War
Women's eNews
02/13/09

DR-CONGO: How Many More Will Be Raped?
Inter Press Service News Agency
02/12/09

Eve Ensler to Marlo Thomas: 'Rape Is Cheap Warfare'
wowow.com
02/12/09

Playwright, V-Day Founder Eve Ensler and Congolese Gynecologist Dr. Denis Mukwege Raise Awareness on War on Women in DRC
Democracy Now!
02/09/09

Turning Pain to Power
Huffington Post/Women's Media Center/Alternet:
02/02/09

Group Fights Rape In Democratic Republic Of Congo
NPR Weekend Edition
01/24/09

Eve Ensler and Stephen Lewis: “The Never Ending War”
Huffington Post
12/12/08

Massacre Unfurls in Congo, Despite Nearby Support
By LYDIA POLGREEN
Published: December 11, 2008
The New York Times

Rwanda Stirs Deadly Brew of Troubles in Congo
By JEFFREY GETTLEMAN
Published: December 4, 2008
The New York Times

Former UN Envoy and Playwright Team Up Against Rape, AIDS in DRC
Voice of America
11/28/08

The Spoils: Congo’s Riches, Looted by Renegade Troops
By LYDIA POLGREEN
Published: November 15, 2008
The New York Times

Rape Victims’ Words Help Jolt Congo Into Change
By JEFFREY GETTLEMAN
Published: October 17, 2008
The New York Times

DR Congo: Peace Accord Fails to End Killing of Civilians Human Rights Watch
Brussels, July 21, 2008

Kabila forces blamed for killings
BBC, 25 October 2007

DRC:Hospital's Tale Reveals Missing Children, Brutalised Women
Anuradha Kher, 24 October 2007

Stephen Lewis Interview on WHYY Radio on The War On Women in East Congo

"They Are Destroying the Female Species in Congo": Congolese Human Rights Activist Christine Schuler Deschryver on Sexual Terrorism and Africa's Forgotten War
Interview with Amy Goodman on Democracy Now! (streaming audio)

Rape Epidemic Raises Trauma of Congo War
Jeffrey Gettleman
The New York Times

Stephen Lewis* calls for a new UN initiative to end sexual violence in the eastern region of the DRC
Press conference statement Nairobi, Kenya:
13 September 2007

Women Left for Dead -- and the Man Who's Saving Them
Eve Ensler
Glamour Magazine

Shock at sex crimes in DR Congo
BBC NEWS, July 30, 2007

Women in Blue Berets: U.N. mission addresses Congo violence—and gender equity
Femke Van Zeijl
Ms. Magazine, 2007

Not Women Anymore…’: the Congo’s rape survivors face pain, shame and AIDS
Stephanie Nolen
Ms. Magazine, 2005

Hundreds of thousands raped in Congo wars
Chris McGreal
The Guardian Unlimited, November ,14 2006