Posts Tagged ‘Never Again’

By Vexnews

Naive Greens party WA Senator Ludlam has stumbled into an embarrassing international row involving Rwanda and appears to have taken in by a scammer who is the self-styled leader of the unregistered “Rwandan Greens” party. (more…)

By Oscar Kabatende

Last week was dominated by the last three days of the national week of remembrance of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. Contemplating the barbarity systematically meted out on a section of Rwandans in a bid for extermination even for a paltry seven days out of 365 is no small matter. (more…)

ADDIS ABABA (Xinhua) — The African Union (AU) on Thursday marked the commemoration of the 17th anniversary of the Rwanda genocide in a ceremony held at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. (more…)

Ten years ago, the world’s governments stood by and watched as an estimated 800,000 people in Rwanda were massacred in the space of a hundred days.

International Herald Tribune Op-Ed by David Bryer April 14, 2004 (more…)

By Horace Campbell

During April 1994, the peoples of South Africa celebrated the end of apartheid and centuries of institutionalized racism and white supremacy. The promise of a new era – the end of apartheid and crimes against humanity – was, however, shattered by the news, that same month, of the start of genocide in Rwanda, in central Africa. (more…)

By Craig Geddes

It was such a hot day and I stepped into the JAM vehicle, placed my laptop in the back seat and I looked at my friend and Project Manager with a heavy but expectant heart. She looked at me and asked, “Are you sure you want to go?” I looked at her and said “Absolutely. It’s too important to forget”. (more…)