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Here is a piece Faith McDonnell wrote last week. What questions do you want to see asked at the presidential debate tonight?

Juicy Ecumenism - The Institute on Religion & Democracy's Blog


By Faith McDonnell

Through our affiliation with Act for Sudan, an alliance of advocacy organizations and individual activists of which IRD is a member, IRD is working to have Sudan become an issue in the remaining Presidential debates at Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY and Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL. Both debates include foreign policy issues, and we believe that Sudan should be one of them.

As President Obama and Governor Romney prepare for these debates, Act for Sudan’s “What about Sudan?” campaign urges concerned citizens to send them emails asking how they would act to stop ongoing mass atrocities against civilians by the government of Sudan. We urge the next President of the United States to:

  • Deliver humanitarian aid to the Nuba Mountains of South Kordofan and Blue Nile State, with or without UN Security Council agreement, with multilateral partners or unilaterally, and with the urgency that is…

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