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Journey 1: Traveling with David Jal

Journey 1: Traveling with David Jal

On his way to Africa to dig a well in his native South Sudanese village of Dunyal, David Jal stops abruptly as…

Journey 2: Poverty of Addis Ababa

Journey 2: Poverty of Addis Ababa

She appeared from the shadows, a wisp of a girl maybe 5 years old with short brown, braided hair and those dark,…

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Chapter 1: Giving back

Chapter 1: Giving back

David Jal squats low beneath a broiling African sun, forehead buried in his right hand, thoughts drifting away in the shimmering heat. Things…

Chapter 2: A child’s story

Chapter 2: A child’s story

Childhood in South Sudan isn’t the soccer games and Chuck E Cheese birthdays and park swings of South Dakota. In this village along…

Video

Video: Steve Young discusses his trip to South Sudan

Video: Steve Young discusses his trip to South Sudan

Watch Morning Conversation with Argus Leader Media reporter Steve Young as he talks about his travels to South…

Video: Fleeing South Sudan for Sioux Falls

Video: Fleeing South Sudan for Sioux Falls

Watch as Sam Kuach describes fleeing the Sudan for the United States and Sioux Falls.…

Video: Steve Young tells the story of visiting South Sudan

Video: Steve Young tells the story of visiting South Sudan

Steve Young traveled to South Sudan to experience life in that region and tells his story with words…

Resources

Test your knowledge of South Sudan

Test your knowledge of South Sudan

You’ve read the stories, or you know your world geography. Either way, you can test your knowledge of…

How to Help

How to Help

There are numerous efforts originating out of southeast South Dakota to help with education and building projects in…

South Sudan: Facts about the world’s newest nation, and its people

South Sudan: Facts about the world’s newest nation, and its people

Want to know more about the newest nation on earth? In summary: It's poor, it's primitive and it's…

Video: Journey to South Sudan

Steve Young traveled to South Sudan to experience life in that region and tells his story with words and videos from the African country.

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