He Rang the Alarm on Darfur

By NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF

Published: July 16, 2007

Some day an American president will visit a genocide museum in Darfur and repeat the standard refrain: If only we had known …

But that excuse will ring hollow, because there was a whistle-blower in the heart of the Bush administration. Roger Winter, whom President Bush had appointed in 2001 to a senior post in the U.S. Agency for International Development, frantically tried to ring alarm bells — but instead the administration turned away.

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