The conflict in Jonglei is undoubtedly among the most complex in the world. Grasping the many layers and relationships is difficult, but the media has a responsibility to accurately explain what is happening so policymakers and the public can respond.
Southern Europeans believe, in their core, that there are certain inalienable rights. And those rights shouldn’t consist of only basic intangible ideas, such as liberty (so dear to Americans). To us, liberty is just a starting point. It is not an end in itself.