Saturday, May 13, 2017

Already a Failed State

PBS NewsHour
Already a Failed State

Jane Ferguson
It took less than six years for South Sudan, the world’s newest nation, to fall apart. As grantee Jane Ferguson reports in this 3-part series for the PBS NewsHour, a particularly vicious civil war has targeted civilians and pushed the country to the brink of famine.  “Neither side in this war is backing down. It is spiraling into a frenzy of ethnic-driven murder and revenge. The dream of a peaceful South Sudan is dying with its people.”