Joseph Kony is one of the world's worst war criminals and I support the international effort to arrest him, disarm the LRA and bring the child soldiers home.
In publicly reported court decisions in the developing world, Lawyers Without Borders has found that among the most commonly encountered victims of sexual assault are:
The University of South Africa (UNISA) estimate that 1 million cases of rape occur each year. Pregnancies arising from sexual abuse result in shame and early marriage. LWOB programming tackles this enormous problem from the legal side. Its programming provides information to victims and potential
Not all tissue and paper towels are made from responsible sources. The toilet paper you use may have a direct impact on the 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild. More than 5 million acres of Sumatran forest have been cut down to make the paper pulp used for toilet paper. These forests are home to
The Southeast is plagued by some of the most polluting power plants in the nation. The particulates and greenhouse gases emitted by these plants have severe impacts on the health of our communities and our planet. Not only are some of the most polluting power plants located in the southeast, new
Cocos Island (Isla del Coco) is the largest uninhabited island in the world and was declared a Costa Rican National Park by means of Executive Decree in 1978. Cocos Island National Park was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1997. World famous Jacques Cousteau once stated that Cocos is