Bass troubled by visit to famine-stricken Africa – Wave Newspapers


Bass troubled by visit to famine-stricken Africa – Wave Newspapers

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Karen Bass, D-Los Angeles, has returned from a congressional delegation to famine-stricken South Sudan and neighboring Uganda.“The trip was extremely educational for the both of us but the main takeaway from the trip was more than clear; there’s still work to be done,” Bass said upon her return. “When you visit a camp with hundreds of thousands of refugees, you begin to understand on a much deeper level the impact of man-made famine. The conditions are devastating and the international community is in a position to do something about it.”
The delegation, led by …

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