Posts tagged "mariatu kamara"

A New Book Tells The Tale Of A Sierra Leoneon Woman Who Survived Against All Odds

I barely knew that there was a civil war in Sierra Leone until it was declared over in 2002. I remember seeing an episode of “Oprah” about the horrors women were suffering there: rape, murder, AIDS, extreme poverty. I knew as horrific as it was, I needed to know more. So I will definitely be…

By: Ami Angelowicz / November 2, 2009