genocide

SUDAN

Sudanese military will not extradite ousted president despite genocide charges

The new leaders also said they didn't intend to remain in power.
David Gilbert
4.12.19
climate change

European Genocide of Indigenous Peoples in the Americas Cooled Earth’s Climate

Some 50 million Indigenous peoples died during the 16th century, a collapse that caused atmospheric carbon dioxide levels to drop.
Becky Ferreira
2.1.19
Facebook

Facebook accused of using the midterms to bury a report into its human rights impact in Myanmar

"Truly courageous to release it the night before a massive election."
David Gilbert
11.6.18
VICE News

The U.N. just called for Myanmar’s military to be prosecuted for genocide

The report documents a harrowing list of crimes, including murder, imprisonment, torture, rape, sexual slavery, and persecution.
David Gilbert
8.27.18
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
Rohingya

Facebook fueled violence and hatred in Rohingya crisis, UN investigators say

“I’m afraid that Facebook has now turned into a beast, and not what it originally intended.”
Alexa Liautaud
3.13.18
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
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Families of victims of Europe's worst massacre since WWII finally get justice

Along with Bosnian war criminal Praljakwho killed himself at The Hague, genocidal General Ratko Mladic was sentenced to life imprisonment. Now the families of the victims of Europe's worst mass killing since WWII are getting justice.
VICE News
11.30.17
Myanmar

Burmese military "committed widespread rape" of fleeing Rohingya women

Burmese security forces had “committed widespread rape” against Rohingya women and girls as part of a brutal ethnic cleansing that has forced more than 600,000 Rohingyas to flee their homes.
Alexa Liautaud
11.16.17
refugees

These Yazidis survived genocide. Now they're trying to start over in Europe

Katy Fallon
10.15.17
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
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