Genocide

Rwandan Widows Help Raise Orphans After A Genocide Left Many In Need

“You create a space where love helps heal these children."<p>In the Rwamagana district of Rwanda, 28 mothers — many of them widows — are helping raise …

Africa

Kofi Annan was a strong voice for peace. Rwanda was where he fell short.

Kofi Annan, the first U.N. secretary general from sub-Saharan Africa, died Saturday after a short illness. Annan, a career U.N. diplomat, served as secretary general from 1997 to 2006 and received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2001 for his work toward “a better organized and a more peaceful world,” …

Africa

UN Special Advisor on Preventing Genocide Urges Action for Rohingya

6 Apr 2018 - Calling the plight of the Rohingya "one of the most serious humanitarian crises we have ever faced," the United Nations Special Advisor …

United Nations

Kofi Annan’s legacy was complicated by the Rwandan genocide

In a 2004 interview with PBS’s “Frontline," Kofi Annan called the Rwandan genocide “a very painful and traumatic experience,” both for himself and the United Nations.<p>“It’s not something that you forget,” said Annan, then-U.N. secretary general. “It’s an experience that, if you go through, becomes …

Africa

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Transgender

Remembering Kofi Annan: A smooth negotiator

Kofi Annan has died at the age of 80. For 10 years, he was at the forefront of world politics. He continued to work as an ambassador for peace even …

Africa

The Armenian genocide was genocide

I was initially heartened to read the Aug. 12 obituary for Arsène Tchakarian, “Fought for French resistance in WWII,” which described a heroic historical story that few of us had heard. But then I reached the part that noted that Tchakarian was a survivor of the Armenian genocide. The obituary put …

Opinion

The Arrest of the Former Armenian President Kocharyan and the Khojaly Genocide

Azerbaijani children who survived the 1992 Khojaly Genocide committed by Armenian troops. Two weeks ago I was positively surprised to learn about the …

Human Rights

Burma’s Rohingya Muslims Need the Trump Administration’s Help

President Obama stood idly by as the Burmese government slaughtered the Rohingya. President Trump can and must do better.<p>Throughout its second term, …

Human Rights

John Fund: Mass killings in Burma constitute genocide – US government should admit that

In Burma – the Asian country now called Myanmar by its ruling junta – a brutal military crackdown on the Rohingya minority has led to thousands of deaths and rapes. It has also led to the creation of the largest refugee camp in the world, with almost 1 million people.<p>This horror has received far …

Opinion

News In Brief 16 August 2018

16 August 2018<p>News in Brief<p>Palestinian school reopening may be short-lived, warns UNRWA<br>• Child deportations from US, Mexico drive extreme violence, …

United Nations

Teacher's summer trip to Israel helping inform new Holocaust course in Regina

This was the second consecutive summer that Michelle Phair, a teacher at O’Neill High School, took a trip to learn about the Holocaust.

High School

Bosnian Serb leader denies genocide in Srebrenica massacre

BANJA LUKA, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — The leader of Bosnia's Serbs denied on Tuesday that genocide was committed in Srebrenica and called for the withdrawal of a government report that acknowledged the massacre of more than 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys in the eastern Bosnian enclave in 1995 — …

Elections

Note to correspondents: Statement by Adama Dieng, United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide on the decision by the Republika Srpska National Assembly to revoke endorsement of the 2004 Srebrenica Commission Report

The United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, raised concern at the 14 August decision by the Republika Srpska …

Africa

Turkey-U.S. Relationship on Skids, German-Russian ‘Secret Genocide,’ Kids on Sweets

Genocide

Rwanda ’ s post-genocide foreign aid relations: Revisiting notions of exceptionalism | African Affairs

This article studies donor–government relations in Rwanda since the end of the 1994 genocide. The notion that Rwanda enjoyed or enjoys exceptional …

Africa

Mutual Genocide of Indian Partition

In August, 1947, when, after three hundred years in India, the British finally left, the subcontinent was partitioned into two independent nation …

India

‘Black Earth Rising’: Everything We Know About Netflix’s John Goodman and Michaela Coel Genocide Thriller

Looking for a star-studded genocide drama to make the rest of 2018 more thrilling? Weirdly specific, but Netflix and BBC Two have you covered. The …

Entertainment

Today's Trailer Happy Hour has true friendships, genocide, and lots of kidnapping

Welcome to Trailer Happy Hour, big frosty mug that we pull out of the freezer and fill with all of the hoppiest new movie and TV show trailers of the …

Film Festivals

[Ticker] Bosnian Serbs to rewrite 1995 Srebrenica genocide report

Bosnia's autonomous Serb-dominated regional parliament on Tuesday requested a rewrite of a 2004 report concluding that Bosnian Serb forces killed …

European News

Canada vs. the Rule of Law

Your purchases at Amazon.com via affiliate links below will help support FPJ at no extra cost to you.<p>I’m aware that Canada, unlike its southern …

Foreign Policy

Preventing genocide: UN calls on countries to stand against atrocities | Africa Renewal Online

With only a few months before the 70th anniversary of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, the United Nations …

United Nations

Leaked Pompeo statement shows debate over 'genocide' label for Myanmar

The Secretary of State plans to speak this week about a State Department investigation into a horrific campaign of violence against Myanmar's Rohingya minority.<p>A State Department investigation has found that Myanmar’s military exhibited “premeditation and coordination” ahead of a slaughter of …

Politics

#29 Does The Old Testament Condone Rape and Genocide? With Paul Copan

Old Testament

LETTER: Calling Canadian colonialism genocide is accurate

<b>Editor:</b> Re: Term ‘genocided’ offensive, NOW letters, Aug. 3<p>I am writing to you in response to Eva Derton’s letter in the Aug. 3 edition of the <i>NOW</i>. We …

United Nations

The high price of 'white genocide' politics for Australia

One of the key ideas propagated is that liberal democracies like Australia can't confront modern challanges - such as immigration and terrorism. And …

News Corp

‘Rohingya Genocide Remembrance Day’ event to be held in Toronto on Aug. 25

The Burma Task Force and the Canadian Rohingya Development Initiative say they have officially recognized Aug. 25 as “Rohingya Genocide Remembrance …

Canadian News

No, John McDonnell’s accusations of genocide against Palestinians are not ‘justifiable’

The Labour Party’s war on the Jews grows more lunatic by the day. The Daily Telegraph reports that shadow chancellor John McDonnell gave a speech in 2012 in which he accused Israel of attempting a genocide of the Palestinian people in Gaza.<p>According to the journalist responsible for the story, when …

Israel

Lieu uses Turkey crisis to renew call on Trump to recognize Armenian genocide

Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) seized on President TrumpDonald John TrumpKobach agrees to recuse himself from vote counting in Kansas GOP primary NFL …

Armenian Genocide

Some Animals Are Really Into Wildlife Photography

Aug 10, 2018<p>Need a daily dose of cuteness? Well continue to scroll down, because as it turns out, animals, are really into wildlife photography too! …

Wildlife