N’ubwo igitekerezo cyo gushinga Ibuka-USA atari gishya kuri benshi dusanzwe dutegura ibikorwa byo kwibuka genocide yakorewe abatutsi mu bice bitandukanye bya Amerika, haravugwa ubwiru mu nzira zo gushinga uyu muryango ndetse bamwe bibaza no ku bwisanzure bwawo.
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A guest article by Philibert Muzima, a genocide survivor and author. Lorsque les rescapés du génocide des Tutsi du Rwanda sont traités de négationnistes, de faux survivants et, par effet de ricochet, leurs êtres chers tués durant le génocide devenant de “fausses victimes”, cela donne des frissons et la […]
Guest blog post by Mireille Ishimwe. A few weeks ago as I was visiting my family during spring break, I learned that according to a census done by the National Institute of […]
At first, many things did not make sense in my 10-year-old mind. I could not understand why we, the Tutsi, were hiding, being murdered in cold blood and our houses being burnt down while our Hutu neighbors were just living a normal life. Going to the market, bars, even celebrating weddings. But I quickly understood one thing: that being a Tutsi, or at least being identified as such, was a terrible crime punishable by horrific death. I also realized that my parents and grandparents were guilty of this crime too – the crime of having been born. A crime against the very who we were-Genocide.
On March 25, 1998, President Bill Clinton expressed regret for failing to halt genocide in Rwanda, saying that he didn’t “fully appreciate the depth and the speed with which [Rwandans] were being […]
Justice for survivors: Two decades later, Genocide orphans still deprived from their parents’ assets
Minister Kaboneka responds to queries from senators at Parliament yesterday. (Timothy Kisambira) Two decades later, genocide orphans are still facing several difficulties to recover the assets left by their parents killed in […]
Photo by Foundation Rwanda An estimated 20,000 children were born of rapes committed during the 1994 genocide aganist Tutsi in Rwanda. From the New Times, July 01, 2013 About 800 women, mostly […]
by Rory Carroll in the Guardian Classified papers show Clinton was aware of ‘final solution’ to eliminate Tutsis President Bill Clinton’s administration knew Rwanda was being engulfed by genocide in April 1994 […]
A guest post by Lindsey Hilsum, Patron of Survivors Fund (SURF). It is the season of remembrance. On Saturday May 5th I went to the Sainte Famille Church in central Kigali to […]