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Hochschild's detailed account of Congo holocaust compelling

...Belgium's colonization and plundering of the Congo in western Africa and of the ensuing human-rights...estimated 10 million people -- about half the Congo's native population -- involved agents...culture of barbarism that pervaded the Congo might be interpreted as metaphor. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/31/ent_251864.shtml
Things to Do
For "ER's" leading men, a turning point in the Congo

KAAAWA, Hawaii -- It took a trip to the Congo and a gun pointed at his temple, but Dr. John Carter can finally...Chicago when he receives word that he needs to return to the Congo. The show's cast and crew are keeping quiet on what exactly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/15/tel_372748.shtml
Television
What about atrocities in the Congo?

There is a war on in the Congo which, by all reports, has caused more death and devastation than any war since WWII. Women are raped and mutilated, often...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/26/let_480851.shtml
Letters
Congo Frank Boone (NEW JERSEY)

NEW JERSEY - Funeral services for Mr. Congo Frank Boone, of New Jersey, formally of Hancock Co., will be held at 2 p.m. Sun., Sept. 27, 2009, at Nazareth Baptist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/25/obi_549465.shtml
Obituaries
US parents stuck in Congo with adopted children

...mid-November, Carroll has been living in Congo, unwilling to leave until he gets exit...of their adopted children in Kinshasa, Congo's capital.However, they say that promised...move there," said Alana, referring to Congo. "Leaving our sons there is not an option...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-02-15/us-parents-stuck-congo-adopted-chil
Stampede kills 15 at African soccer stadium

KINSHASA, Congo - A stampede at a soccer stadium in Congo's capital killed at least 15 people after angry fans threw...said on Twitter he was waiting for more information from Congo after the "tragic reports.""My thoughts are with all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-12/stampede-kills-15-af
Gadget makers to look into links to Congo war

...minerals from rebel-controlled mines in Congo and surrounding countries.It's a move...Exports of these metals from eastern Congo have been the subject of a campaign by...production of the four metals comes from Congo, though the contribution is relatively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-07-24/gadget-makers-look-links-c
Business
Overtime

...the African Cup qualifying competition for using a player with "two identities."The Confederation of African Football says Congo-born striker Dady Birori was ineligible to play for Rwanda because he is registered under a different name and with a different...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-18/overtime
Togo wants African Cup soccer matches moved from Eboloa-affected Guinea

...Seychelles, which could result in football sanctions.Sierra Leone is slate to play Ivory Coast and Cameroon, as well as Congo, in the last round of qualifying, which runs from early September to mid-November. Guinea was drawn in a group with Ghana...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-11/togo-wants-african-c
Congo Frank Boone

NEW JERSEY - Funeral services for Mr. Congo Frank Boone, of New Jersey, formally of Hancock Co., will be held at 2 p.m. Sun., Sept. 27, 2009, at Nazareth Baptist Church, Sparta, Ga., with burial...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000133435725