Rwandan Genocide News
UN court hears appeal in Serbian lawmaker's acquittal
Prosecutors are set to explain to United Nations judges why they believe that the 2016 acquittal of a Serbian ultranationalist on war crimes and crimes against humanity charges should be overturned on appeal
South Sudan wants thousands sheltering in UN camps to leave
South Sudan wants 200,000 civilians sheltering in UN camps to leave, even as fighting rages on
Amal Clooney: Don't let ISIS get away with genocide
Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney told a U.N. meeting that what's "shocking" is not just the group's brutality but the "passive" response by the world's nations to the campaign to investigate its crimes and bring the perpetrators to justice.
Bernie Sanders Calls Out Trump's 'Xenophobic' Comments During Mosque Visit
Bernie Sanders visited a mosque in downtown Washington, DC , just blocks for the United States Capitol , Wednesday afternoon, in an effort to show solidarity with interfaith leaders and in response to what he calls Donald Trump ’s "xenophobic" comments. “It is time to say enough is enough. It is
Weekend Homework: Take notice of Xavier, Cincinnati
The O.J. Simpson highway chase. Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan. Genocide in Rwanda. A World Cup in the United States. Kurt Cobain's suicide. "Pulp Fiction." Cincinnati and Xavier meeting as top-25 opponents. That's right: The last time the Bearcats and Musketeers were both ranked at tipoff of
How Fashion Brand Kate Spade Is Empowering Women in Rwanda
One of the most well-known women’s brands in the United States has made it its mission to empower women in Rwanda by allowing them to craft their own fashion line. “We looked around and found this incredible group of women who had gotten together post-genocide, now over 20 years ago, and looked for
Excerpt: Julia Angwin's 'Dragnet Nation'
Excerpted from DRAGNET NATION: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Surveillance by Julia Angwin, published February 25, 2014 by Times Books, an imprint of Henry Holt and Company, LLC. Copyright © 2014 by Julia Angwin. All rights reserved. 1...
Mother's Day 2014 Freebies and Deals
If your mom taught you that a penny saved is a penny earned, she may appreciate these Mother's Day 2014 freebies and deals. Redbox Through Sunday, May 11, Redbox users can reserve any select movie/game online and get $.50 off a select DVD. The list includes new mom-friendly releases, the company
Kim Kardashian Talks About 'Getting People to Acknowledge' Armenian Genocide
Right after blogging about fears her daughter North West would grow up in a society where racism is still alive and more dangerous than ever, Kim Kardashian spoke to People magazine about another serious issue. While attending a gala Wednesday celebrating the 20th anniversary of a project started