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Rape in the DRC

Group Fights Rape in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

NPR’s Scott Simon talks with Eve Ensler, playwright and activist, and Dr. Denis Mukwege, the founder of a hospital in Congo that’s helping victims of rape and mutilation, about their upcoming tour to raise awareness of what’s happening to women and girls in Congo.

Listen to it here. It’s a 6 minute interview. The focus for this years V-Day Spotlight Campaign is rape in the DRC. It’s shocking. It will bring you to tears. Especially if you have a daughter.