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Uncovering Congo24:50

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photoLying at the very heart of Africa, Congo's history of dictators, coups, material wealth and plunder is a study in post-colonial history. Now, with more than three million dead in five years of fighting, history is being made again.


Jason Beaubian, NPR Africa Correpondent

Philip Gourevitch, staff writer at "The New Yorker," author of "We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will be Killed With Our Families: Stories from Rwanda," and "A Cold

Adam Hochschild, author of "King Leopold's Ghost," lecturer at Graduate School of Journalism at Berkely

This program aired on June 24, 2003.

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