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World History

The Ivy League’s favorite war criminal: Why the atrocities of Henry Kissinger should be mandatory reading

In an appearance at Yale last week, the Nixon official’s horrific record was casually glossed over. But why?<p>Ex-government officials have always occupied a particular sweet spot for members the Ivy League. Regardless of what one did while in power, regardless of how disreputable or immoral or even …

Henry Kissinger

Kim Kardashian turns spotlight on a forgotten holocaust that inspired Hitler's Jewish death camps

KIM KARDASHIAN has used her global superstar status to shine light on a dark, forgotten part of history: the Armenian genocide.<p>As she stepped forward …

How Novel About Armenian Genocide Became Bestseller in Warsaw Ghetto

By any measure, the Warsaw Ghetto was hell on earth. An urban prison zone in the middle of German-occupied Warsaw, after November 1940 the ghetto was …

World History

Denial of the Armenian Genocide Is Brutalizing the World

JERUSALEM -- I have this imaginary Armenian kid sister. Well, actually, she is your kid sister, too -- in the same way we all have this imaginary 8-year-old in Syria who has been afraid for her life for the past few years. We are all humans after all.<p>My imaginary Armenian kid sister is 4 and a 1/2; …

Armenian Genocide

In Rwanda, progress and development scrub away an ethnic identity

The minority Twa are often overlooked by the larger Hutu and Tutsi ethnic groups. Now, two decades after Rwanda's genocide, they want a greater share …

Rwanda's Memory Hole

How the state has intimidated, threatened, and murdered to cover up history<p>In George Orwell’s dystopian novel <i>Nineteen Eighty-Four</i>, a hapless …

Africa

Genocide Under Our Watch

Nearly two weeks into the 1994 mass killings in Rwanda that would ultimately be called genocide, Eric P. Schwartz, a human rights specialist on the …

The Psychology behind Addictive Mobile Games [Infographic]

Do you know what makes people spend hours matching candies or growing virtual farms? Have you ever wondered what made a simple game like Flappy Bird …

On Towerfall Ascension's approach to characters

<b>The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.<br>The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of</b> …

The gender inequality in core gaming is worse than you think

Statistics show that almost 50 percent of all gamers are women, but this information doesn’t tell the whole story. Gender inequality in the core video game audience is not only still rampant but even worse than we realize.<p>The Entertainment Software Association’s 2013 “Essential Facts About The …

7 Video Games You'll Want to Buy in November

The holiday shopping season is in full swing, so prepare for Gamergeddon.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

Tomb Raider

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<i>[ed. This interview was originally intended as a part of our focus on women in March]</i><p><i>Fryda Wolff began her adult life working in video games for 12</i> …

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Tanya D: Struggles For Women In The Video Game Industry

A few weeks ago, <i>[a]listdaily</i> ran an article explaining how involvement of women in the video game industry was growing, with a 52 percent chunk of …

Self Appointed Gatekeepers are Not Advancing the Medium

Self Appointed Gatekeepers are Not Advancing the Medium<p>/ April 5, 2015 at 12:00 PM / Archive<p><b>Updated Editor’s Note 11/7/2017</b> – In an effort to further …

Online thugs or victims: What exactly is Gamergate?

If you’ve been watching mainstream media outlets such as ABC or even read articles on the <i>Guardian</i> or the <i>Independent</i> for example, you’d think that the …

The beautiful cyberpunk game that turned two brothers into developers

Tim and Adrien Soret, brothers from Paris, were quietly developing a Studio Ghibli-inspired dark fantasy game when the Cyberpunk Jam digitally rolled into town in early 2014. They took a break from their existing development scheduleto build a completely new experience,a pixelated, neon-infused, …

Screenshot Weekly – Strongly-worded Debates Between Space Monsters

Welcome back to <i>Screenshot Weekly</i>! Every Tuesday, IGM brings you exclusive looks at upcoming games in various stages of development. The featured …

Doujin shooter Touhou 14 targets western release

Japanese indie games distributor Playism scored the rights to one of the <i>Touhou</i> titles last year, putting us one step closer to a possible …

Hackers hide malware in fake games hosted by Steam

Gamers downloading from Steam should beware of fake game pages, after a spate of clone titles were found on the service hiding harmful malware, …

Nintendo Direct Indie Roundup - Feature

Nintendo loves a good sizzle reel. In the most recent Nintendo Direct we were treated to a long list of indie games that are headed to the Nintendo …