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JWW in Congo: If Only We Knew the Answer

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/bloggish/item/jww_in_congo_if_only_we_knew_the_answer_20091109

I was haunted by their faces. Renee with deep scars carved into what was once a beautiful face, eyes with a depth of sorrow I had never before witnessed and hands pink where her flesh was burned off. When the Interahamwe came, they burned her house after seven men raped her. She ran back inside when her eldest son slipped through her hands. As she clutched him in her arms the burning house fell down upon her. Her youngest son had already been killed by the militiamen.

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