Rwandan Genocide News
Food aid dwindling in world's fastest-growing refugee crisis
Food aid running out in world's fastest-growing refugee crisis; UN calls for $8 billion
Rwanda genocide case to resume at UN court
A United Nations court has resumed appeals proceedings for a former Rwandan planning minister convicted of involvement in his country's 1994 genocide, following the release from custody in Turkey of one of the judges involved in the case
Rwanda's ruling party picks Kagame as August candidate
Rwanda's ruling party picks longtime leader Kagame as candidate for August election
Congolese rebel Ntaganda testifying in his defense at ICC
A Congolese rebel leader on trial at the International Criminal Court has begun testifying in his own defense, saying that as a young soldier he helped end the 1994 Rwandan genocide
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