important topics for December 13, 2013
- War in Darfur
- The Darfur Conflict was a guerrilla conflict or civil war centered on the Darfur region of Sudan. It began in February 2003 when the Sudan Liberation Movement/Army (SLM/A) and Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) groups in Darfur took up arms, accusing the Sudanese government of oppressing non-Arab... << read more >>
- World Health Organization
- It was established on 7 April 1948, with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Since then, it's played a major role in the eradication of smallpox, yaws, onchocerciasis, SARS and many other infectious diseases.
- George Clooney
- George Timothy Clooney (born May 6, 1961) is an American actor, film director, producer, and screenwriter. For his work as an actor, he has received three Golden Globe Awards and an Academy Award. Clooney is also noted for his political activism, and has served as one of the United Nations... << read more >>