genocide

Culture

There's a Dark Reason Why Cambodia Reenacts its Brutal Genocide Every Year

The ruling party uses the memory of the Khmer Rouge for political gain – by constantly reminding Cambodians to pay homage to the politicians who helped end the killings.
Andrew Nachemson
Yon Sineat
5.28.19
Myanmar

Two Reuters Journalists in Myanmar Face Prison for Reporting on the Rohingya Slaughter

“Although we are charged, we are not guilty.”
David Gilbert
7.9.18
Australia Today

We Met the Australians Trying to Prosecute Aung San Suu Kyi For War Crimes

As Myanmar's state counsellor, the lawyers allege she's directly responsible for more than one million Rohingya people fleeing the country.
Liam Armstrong
3.19.18
Music

Myanmar's Metal Scene Stands Strong in the Midst of Political Upheaval

Metalcore is still king in capital city Yangon, but black and death metal are gaining ground in this troubled Southeast Asian political hotbed.
Joe Henley
2.5.18
native americans

The California Tribe the Government Tried to Erase in the 60s

The Nisenan tribe of the California Central Valley are fighting to regain recognition from the federal government.
Brooke Schueller
Avery L. White
1.17.18
refugees

Inside the Most Urgent Refugee Crisis in the World

Tens of thousands of Muslims who escaped Myanmar are living in hellish conditions despite fervent efforts by a small army of international aid workers to provide relief.
Shahirah Majumdar
9.28.17
west papuan warriors

The West Papuan Warriors Are A Rugby League Team Trying To Stop A Genocide

The West Papuan Warriors have never played in their homeland, where the simple act of wearing their jersey or hoisting the West Papuan 'Morning Star' flag is punishable by between 15 years and life in prison.
Jed Smith
4.26.17
Aboriginal Resistance

What Really Happened at Hanging Rock

The geological formation outside Melbourne is famous for the fictional disappearance of a school group. But it's also the site of a very real mass disappearance.
Amy Spiers
2.3.17
Art

'Aleppo Bathhouse': One American Artist’s Personal Response to the Syrian Crisis

As Syria crumbles from five years of civil war, an American artist recreates a piece of a place she once called home.
Catherine Chapman
12.18.16
Photos

Heartbreaking Photos From the Frontline of Myanmar’s Rohingya Genocide

If these Rohingya people go to their nearest hospital, they fear they will be forcefully euthanised.
Mridula Amin
7.7.16
The Make Believe Issue

Sri Lanka Massacred Tens of Thousands of Tamils While the World Looked Away

Sri Lankan soldiers recorded these terrible crimes on their mobile phones and camcorders—and over the past four years, more and more of this footage has emerged.
Callum Macrae
8.5.15
Travel

Inside Sittwe, the Point of No Return for Burma's Displaced Rohingya

Visiting one of the major launch points for the estimated 25,000 ethnic Muslims that fled the country in boats between January and March this year.
Paul Gregoire
7.28.15
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