The award-winning Rwandan singer, Jean Paul Samputu, tells how he forgave his close friend for killing his parents. Jean Paul was touring in Europe when the 1994 genocide erupted in Rwanda. He survived,
World A mob attacked an Ebola virus treatment center in Guinea on Friday, forcing Doctors Without Borders staff to shut the center down, an organization spokesman said. "Young individuals from the local
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In Reconciliation Villages, survivors and perpetrators of the 1994 Rwandan genocide live side-by-side. Frederic Kazigwemo was one of thousands of men who helped perpetrate the Rwandan genocide in 1994.
In the US jobs report this morning, attention was on the slightly disappointing 192,000 increase and the unmoving 6.7% unemployment rate. But the market did notch a milestone of sorts. The Bureau of Labor
Our monthly roundup of the best tunes and wildest news from the Land of the Morning Calm. Like the last gasp of what's been one bitter winter in Seoul, March was a particularly cold and dark month in The
At a stadium in Kampala, 30,000 Ugandans gathered to give thanks to the president, Yoweri Museveni, for passing the anti-homosexuality act. Monday's event combined the fanfare of a mass political meeting
Climate change is already affecting every continent and ocean, posing immediate and growing risks to people, an international panel of scientists warned Monday. The longer society delays steps to cut release
Photo by Kirstie Shanley XFM: Robert Smith interview (via SoundCloud) Earlier this year, the Cure announced plans to release a new record this year, titled 4:14 Scream, which was recorded at the same as
Aden Duale, who speaks for government in parliament, says homosexuality should be treated like "any other social evil". Homosexuality in Kenya is as bad a problem as terrorism, the ruling party's parliamentary
Many photographers share a fascination with discontinued film stock–shooting on film that’s in danger of extinction seems to lend their work a rare, enchanted flavor. New York–based photographer Daniel
U.S. news Two more bodies were recovered Tuesday after a massive mudslide last weekend near Seattle, raising the confirmed death total to 16, authorities said Tuesday night. Eight more bodies were believed
Two weeks ago, 12-year-old Nokubheka's mother died from drug-resistant tuberculosis. "I love singing and dancing to the song," Nokubheka says as she marches around in a hot pink skirt and sweatshirt. I'm
As summer approaches, health agencies are warning of the risk of polio spreading across the Middle East from Syria - where now more than 100 children show symptoms of the disease - despite a massive campaign
From politicians and donors to the party rank and file, a change of heart in the GOP is a major factor in the issue's increasing public acceptance. Michigan's gay-marriage ban was ruled unconstitutional
Move over, Saturn—rings aren't just for giant planets anymore. Saturn has rings, of course, and so do the other gas giants of our solar system—Jupiter, Uranus, and Neptune—albeit wispier ones than Saturn's.