Members of Congress and Darfur Activists Arrested

Members of Congress including Representatives Jim McGovern (D-MA), John Lewis (D-GA), Donna Edwards (D-MD), Keith Ellison (D-MN) and Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) and Darfur activist leaders Jerry Fowler and Rabbi David Saperstein were arrested for civil disobedience outside of the Sudanese Embassy while protesting the deteriorating humanitarian crisis in Darfur.