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  • In Rwanda, April is a time for remembrance. Beginning on April 6, 1994, and continuing for the next three months, nearly a million people were killed in a…
  • Censorship Looms Over Rwanda’s Future Journalists
    Twenty years ago, the pro-government radio station in Rwanda, RTLM, incited, encouraged, and organized Rwanda’s Hutu ethnic group to find, hunt, and kill…
  • Uneasy Tension: The Catholic Church’s History in Rwanda
    For the second part of our series, “Rwanda’s Next Steps: A Generation Living in Genocide’s Aftermath," Mary Rose Madden looked at the Catholic Church…
  • This week has been one of the official mourning in Rwanda commemorating the 20th anniversary of the massacres in which 800,000 people were slaughtered in…