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The Rwandan genocide : Failure of a “Never again” Responsibility of France and the international community?

Rwanda has undergone one of the worst atrocities in human history. A carnage that made billion of people around the world question the role of the UN Convention on genocide in preventing and punishing genocide which was signed in 1948. 174 more words

Failure

Paul Rusesabagina

Paul Rusesabagina, 2014.

One of my greatest privileges was to photograph one of my heroes- human rights activist, Paul Rusesabagina. The 2004 film Hotel Rwanda documents how Paul heroically saved the lives of over 1,200 Rwandan people during the Rwandan genocide of 1994. 31 more words

Portraits

The Piece for PEACE in Ghana [Inspired by the Rwandan GENOCIDE]

|War does not determine who is Right. Only who is LEFT|_Bertrand Russell

Think and ponder over the situation of chaos. Or let’s make this more meaningful and entertaining by moving into the theatre. 579 more words

Quotes

How this trial set precedent for prosecuting rape as war crime

During the 1994 Rwandan genocide, rape was used as a “weapon of war,” the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda was told almost 20 years ago. It was said that sexual violence was directed by political and military leaders. 433 more words

World

The Power of the Rosary

Today we celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary, formerly known as the feast of Our Lady of Lepanto, commemorating the decisive and miraculous victory of the Christian fleet over the large Turkish force.   718 more words

Our Lady

Historian Daniel Magaziner On Paul Kagame's Visit to Yale

As some of you may know, Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame was recently invited to speak at Yale. As expected, a lot of people expressed their outrage, citing Kagame’s deplorable human rights record. 659 more words

Africa