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South Sudan: Ethnic violence leaves six aid workers dead

A new wave of ethnic violence is sweeping an isolated region of South Sudan. Maban county, close to the border with Ethiopia and Sudan, has been the scene of brutal killings in which six aid workers have been murdered. 414 more words


Social Blog 3 ~ Categorization as a Reason for Inter-Ethnic Violence (2012)

The concept of this blog came from the reading my core textbook (Social Psychology) and the brief section on the prejudice between the Hutu and Tutsi in Rwanda.   434 more words

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Research in the News: Can the Recent Attacks in Kenya Provide Any Lessons for Iraq?

More sad news from Kenya. Over sixty people have been killed in two recent attacks by armed gunmen in the coastal town of Mpeketoni.

This is the latest in a spate of attacks in the country since Kenya invaded Somalia in late 2011. 2,495 more words