Ms. Coppolo’s Class Letters about the Crisis in Darfur.
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Yesterday we read an article from TFK on the Genocide that is taking place in the Sudan. Today we are writing to our elected officials to tell them we want them to help stop the evil things that are happening in the Sudan in Darfur. You can blog your thoughts here on what you would like to express to our leaders. I think we will forward letters to our Councilman, Congressman, Mayor, Governor, and President . Refer to the Article when writing your comments.
Heres are some points to remember:
- For the past four years, the Darfur region of Sudan, in Africa, has been ripped apart by violence.
- More than 200,000 people have been killed
- 2.5 million have been driven from their homes. 2.5 million have been driven from their homes.
- Every month thousands of refugees die as a result of disease, malnutrition and lack of clean. water.