Genocide

  • Sudan Bombs Leading School in Nuba Mountains

    The Sudan government continues to target children in the ongoing conflict in the Nuba Mountains. On Wednesday afternoon, a government warplane bombed a leading primary school in Kauda, Sudan, wounding a Kenyan teacher. The Sudan Sukhoi jet dropped two parachute bombs into the compound of the St. Vincent Primary...
  • The Act of Killing – Joshua Oppenheimer

    “It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets”. Joshua Oppenheimer’s The act of killing opens with this emblematic quote by Voltaire. An unprecedented account of the 1965 anti-communist mass murders in Indonesia seen through the...
  • A New Wave of Genocide in Darfur

    On January 2016, while the rest of the world was busy celebrating Christmas and the New Year, the Government of Sudan took advantage of the exterior distraction to continue the second phase of genocide at Jebel Marra Mountains, located in the center of Darfur. This is the only region...
  • The Hidden Genocide

    There is a genocide happening in Sudan, precisely in the Nuba Mountains, and the world is ignoring it. A few days ago, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof shared a video where he and his colleague Adam B Ellick documented the situation in the Nuba Mountains in Sudan, where he has been...
  • Rwanda Genocide: Lest We Forget

    It was April 1994 and Rwanda was about to be covered by litres of blood. Hundreds of people from the Hutu ethnic group were sharpening their machetes waiting for the signal that would start the massacres. In Rwanda, tensions between Hutu and Tutsi ethnic groups had started when the Belgians...
  • On the Edge of Genocide

    The Central African Republic is the scene of a genocide of ethnic-religious origins. Twenty years after the Rwandan genocide, the international community cannot stand idly by. The Central African Republic is a landlocked French-speaking country located precisely in the centre of Africa, it is rich in resources (uranium, oil,...
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