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How Genuine Was The Pope's Apology?

This morning, a headline in the Huffington Post caught my eye. It said Pope Francis had asked forgiveness for the role the Catholic Church played in the Rwandan Genocide in 1994. 473 more words

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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


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


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


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


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

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