Virtual Darfur

Stratics 032A brilliant post by Ethan Zuckerman on a tasteless "virtual refugee camp" in the online game "Second Life."

Via Elijah.

Also read up on Sudan's forgotten third (or is it fourth? I lose count) conflict zone in and other Sudan news at the Head Heeb.
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Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region, www.arabist.net.