government-endorsed genocide

  • Syria Is Obama's Rwanda

    The regime’s sarin-gas-filled bombs harmed thousands, but Syrians celebrated, thinking that even with the horrors of the attacks, the West would finally take down Assad. Nine months later, American officials say they want to do more, but they’re...

  • Twenty Years After Its Genocide, Rwanda Still Has Issues

    The feel-good redemption stories I've been reading are way too simplistic.The Tutsi-led RPF are still in power and Rwanda’s current president, Paul Kagame, was their commander in 1994.

  • Is Burma’s Anti-Muslim Violence Led by “Buddhist Neo-Nazis”?

    “Buddhist neo-Nazi” sounds like a contradiction in terms, but Dr. Muang Zarni, a Burmese human rights activist, says that the 969 group, which is responsible for much of the anti-Muslim violence in the country, is using tactics and rhetoric right out...