Austin Michael Bodetti

Austin Michael Bodetti is a student in the Arts and Sciences Honors Program and the Gabelli Presidential Scholars Program at Boston College, where he majors in Islamic Civilization and Societies and minors in Arabic Studies. He works as a reporter for the blog War Is Boring, and his articles have appeared in The Daily Beast, The Global PostUSA Today, and Vice. He has interviewed combatants from Colombia, Iraq, Palestine, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen and reported from Indonesia, Myanmar, Nicaragua, South Sudan, and Thailand.

The Sudanese Justice and Equality Movement has expanded from Darfur to other warzones in Sudan, promoting a countrywide revolution against an aging government.