Posts tagged with ‘genocide’

  • Apr042014

    LoveRadio: episodes of love and hate

    I’m looking forward to following this beautifully presented story over the next three months… Love Radio is a trans-media web documentary…

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  • Apr032014

    What is Kwibuka?

    In kinyarwanda, Kwibuka means ‘remember’. It describes the annual commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. Kwibuka20 is a series of…

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  • May072013

    Reconciliation in Rwanda today

    Phil Clark is Lecturer in Comparative and International Politics at the University of London. He is a political scientist specialising…

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  • Apr182013

    President’s speech, April 7, 2013

    “Fellow Rwandans, today we mark the 19th commemoration of the genocide against the Tutsi in 1994 in which more than…

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  • Apr132013

    Survivors and perpetrators

    YESTERDAY WE SPENT SEVERAL HOURS FILMING with Ukuri Kuganze, a group of genocide perpetrators and survivors. They actively share their stories and…

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  • Apr082013

    April 7: the 19th commemoration

    SO, IT’S APRIL 7 – genocide commemoration day. Nineteen years today since 100 days of intense killing began. The general mood…

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  • Apr082013

    April 7th candlelight vigil, Amohoro stadium, Kigali

    I wasn’t up for explaining this event last night. It began with a Walk to Remember from Parliament House to the stadium.…

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  • Mar312013

    “They should still be here”

    The Irish writer and journalist Fergal Keane, who travelled through Rwanda as the genocide was ending said, “this is not a subject for fine words.” Yet the memorials, selected writings and simple descriptions by Rwandans are both beautiful and intensely moving.

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  • Mar122013

    Ardyn Halter: stained glass

    ONE OF TWO STAINED GLASS WINDOWS in Gisozi Genocide Memorial Centre, Kigali. Both are by Israeli artist Ardyn Halter. His notes…

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  • Jul152011

    Cycling in the land of second chances

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