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A Rwandan Grammar: The Abbreviated Edition

Per its abbreviated nature, this grammar does not seek to present an all-encompassing description of Rwandan’s rich inventory of forms and sounds. For instance, the great gap between highest high vowel and lowest low valley is left for later editions. 693 more words

Story

Rwandan Beef Stew

For more than five years, my wife Molly has sponsored a child through global aid organization Compassion International. That means she sends money through Compassion each month to benefit the child’s family, corresponds by letter with the child and occasionally sends special gifts via the agency. 377 more words

This And That

Why Rwanda will never remain the same again -Paul Kagame

He said this at Kigali Genocide Memorial was during the launch of the 24th commemoration of people who died in genocide in 1994.

“This country has changed; it will never be the same. 143 more words

Africa

69. Hotel Rwanda (#190)

Hosted by Andrew Quinn and Darren Mooney, The 250 is a (mostly) weekly trip through some of the best (and worst) movies ever made, as voted for by Internet Movie Database Users. 486 more words

The 250

She Sat

The first time she knew that she was different was in primary school. One day, her teacher instructed the children to divide themselves by Tutsi and Hutu. 538 more words

Story

historic genocides (that are not hitler)

Featured image: Diagram of the advance of the RPF, a Tutsi military group that liberated the Tutsi and ended the Rwandan genocide. By Lemurbaby (Own work) ( 242 more words

Trivia

To Intervene or not to Intervene-- THAT is the Big Question

Sometimes good teaching involves misdirection. You start with a topic that seems unrelated to the class, drift to another activity and then to another. If all goes well, (a big assumption!) your students are emotionally and intellectually invested in learning. 337 more words