Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

The Dark Side Of A Nation

It was just recently in our country kenya where a post election violence took.The poor kenyans where incited to fight aganist each tribe.It was claimed that top leaders did so including William Ruto,Uhuru Kenyatta and other civil workers. There was a continous was as those official sat happily, untill Koffi Annan brought peace.Although it took him long do so.After some couples of year chief prosecuter Luis Mereno Ocampo came to charge the suspects. Heere came up with the so called Ocampo six and are waiting to appear in international Justice Court.Funny enough is that the poor suffering kenyan are aganist this suspects being taken to Hague.


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  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • This story relates to freedom
  • I was affected by what happened in the story

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Kenya, Kenya, Kenya
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