Search - List of Books by John Prendergast

John Prendergast (born March 21, 1963) is an author and human rights activist. He is Co-Founder of the Enough Project, an initiative to end genocide and crimes against humanity. He has authored ten books on Africa, including The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond, a New York Times bestseller and NAACP non-fiction book of the year, which he co-authored with actor Don Cheadle. Prendergast has published op-eds in a variety of national publications, including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and others.

During the Clinton administration, Prendergast served as Director of African Affairs at the National Security Council and Special Advisor to Susan Rice at the Department of State, in which capacities he was involved in a number of peace processes in Africa. He has also worked for two members of the United States Congress, UNICEF, Human Rights Watch, the International Crisis Group, and the U.S. Institute of Peace.

Prendergast has appeared on or contributed to a number of television shows discussing human rights issues in Africa. He has appeared in four episodes of 60 Minutes,

on ''[[Nightline]]'', ''[[The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer]]'', and [[CNN]]’s ''Inside Africa''.  Prendergast consulted on two episodes of ''[[Law and Order: Special Victims Unit]]''.


He has appeared in several documentaries, including: Sand and Sorrow, Darfur Now, 3 Points, and War Child. He also co-produced Journey into Sunset, about the "Night Commuters" of northern Uganda, and partnered with Downtown Records and Mercer Street Records, creating the compilation album Raise Hope for Congo, to raise awareness of violence against women and girls in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Prendergast co-founded the Darfur Dream Team Sister Schools Program, in partnership with the NBA and several celebrities, to fund schools in Darfurian refugee camps and create partnerships with schools in the United States. He also helped create the Raise Hope for Congo Campaign, highlighting the issue of conflict minerals that fuel the war in Congo. Prendergast is a board member and serves as Strategic Advisor to the human rights organization, Not On Our Watch.

His newest book, also co-authored with Don Cheadle, is The Enough Moment: Fighting to End Africa's Worst Human Rights Crimes, which focuses on building a popular movement against genocide and other human rights crimes.

Prendergrast has taught as a visiting professor at several universities and has been awarded six honorary doctorates.

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Total Books: 20
Congo Stories Battling Five Centuries of Exploitation and Greed
Unlikely Brothers Our Story of Adventure Loss and Redemption
Unlikely Brothers Our Story of Adventure Loss and Redemption
2011 - Unlikely Brothers Our Story of Adventure Loss and Redemption (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780307464842
ISBN-10: 0307464849
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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The Enough Moment Fighting to End Africa's Worst Human Rights Crimes
2010 - The Enough Moment Fighting to End Africa's Worst Human Rights Crimes (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780307464828
ISBN-10: 0307464822
Genre: Nonfiction
  • Currently 1.8/5 Stars.
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Not on Our Watch The Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond
2007 - Not on Our Watch the Mission to End Genocide in Darfur and Beyond (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781401303358
ISBN-10: 1401303358
Genres: History, Nonfiction, Substores
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Glimmer Train Spring 2001 Issue 38
2001 - Glimmer Train Spring 2001 Issue 38 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781880966372
ISBN-10: 1880966379
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Crisis Response Humanitarian Band-AIDS in Sudan and Somalia
1997 - Crisis Response Humanitarian Band-aids in Sudan and Somalia (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780745311555
ISBN-10: 0745311555
Genre: History
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Crisis Response Humanitarian Band-Aids in Sudan and Somalia
1997 - Crisis Response Humanitarian Band-aids in Sudan and Somalia (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780745311562
ISBN-10: 0745311563
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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Jump
1995 - Jump [First Series: Novel] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780922811236
ISBN-10: 0922811237
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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A Plume of Dust
1993 - A Plume of Dust (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781858210728
ISBN-10: 1858210720
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Peace development and people of the Horn of Africa
1992 - Peace Development and People of the Horn of Africa [Occasional paper / Bread for the World Institute on Hunger Development] (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780962805820
ISBN-10: 0962805823
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Prender's Progress
1979 - Prender's Progress (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780304304714
ISBN-10: 0304304719
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The Road to India Guide to the Overland Routes to the East
The Road to India Guide to the Overland Routes to the East (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780719533969
ISBN-10: 0719533961
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Frontline Diplomacy Humanitarian Aid and Conflict in Africa
Frontline Diplomacy Humanitarian Aid and Conflict in Africa (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781555876968
ISBN-10: 155587696X
Genres: Nonfiction, Law
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Civilian Devastation Abuses by All Parties in the War in Southern Sudan
Without Troops  Tanks The Emergency Relief Desk and the Cross Border Operation into Eritrea and Tigray
Without Troops  Tanks The Emergency Relief Desk and the Cross Border Operation into Eritrea and Tigray