Genocide

Returning to Chajsy, Belarus: Back to Stalin

David R. Marples • Jul 12 2020 • Articles
The problems faced today seem even more complex than in the late 1980s when, in retrospect, there was more opportunity for open discussion.

The Rituals of a Massacre: Mapping Violence during the Rwandan Genocide

Asees Puri • Jun 24 2020 • Articles
During the Rwandan genocide, violence became the norm, and the performance of this norm was rendered relatively easy while simultaneously being socially rewarding.

Interview – Kate Ferguson

E-International Relations • May 8 2019 • Features
Kate Ferguson talks to us about identity-based violence, the rise in mass-atrocities, the effectiveness of R2P, and the relationship between academia and policy-making.

Review – East Asia’s Other Miracle: Explaining the Decline of Mass Atrocities

Adrian Gallagher • Mar 7 2018 • Features
Bellamy's text studies the remarkable decline of mass atrocities in East Asia since their peak and analyses the factors that fostered and hindered this phenomenon.

Review Feature – The Armenian Genocide

Levon Chorbajian • Jul 11 2016 • Features
The Armenian Genocide is rarely front page news, but it roils in the background as Turkey continues to struggle with its very large non-Turkish Muslim population.

Sudan’s President Bashir Was Almost Arrested and We Thought of You

Kimberly Hollingsworth • Mar 4 2016 • Articles
If we are ever going to actually end genocide, we need to intervene while it's happening, not apologize or regret our lack of action years later, after it ends.

Remembering Darfur: The World’s Longest Running Genocide

Mukesh Kapila • Jan 27 2016 • Articles
Lack of personal responsibility is why we failed on Darfur, and the continuing lack of accountability is why we are likely to fail again elsewhere

The Rohingya, Genocide and a New Dawn for Myanmar

Andrew Fagan • Dec 6 2015 • Articles
Putting right the terrible suffering which has been systematically inflicted upon the Rohingya is going to require a great deal of political courage.

Remembering through Your Gut

Mukesh Kapila • Feb 2 2015 • Articles
This year Holocaust commemoration also marks the 70th anniversary of Auschwitz liberation. The focus is on the suffering of the victims and the courage of the survivors.

BBC and Genocide in Rwanda: Conflict of Competence over Post-Genocide Narrative

Richard Benda • Nov 17 2014 • Articles
Told or untold, known or unknown, the story of the Rwandan genocide still rouses raw passions and powerful emotions.

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