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Children rioted in the streets of Goma demanding the promised free education from the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Whether or not they escaped the pull of militias that followed the official end of Second Congo War, they have grown up seeing violence as the solution to unmet demands. (Lindsay Branham/Special to The Washington Times)

Children rioted in the streets of Goma demanding the promised free education from the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Whether or not they escaped the pull of militias that followed the official end of Second Congo War, they have grown up seeing violence as the solution to unmet demands. (Lindsay Branham/Special to The Washington Times)

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