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Genocide in Rwanda and Germany
A discussion of both the Nazi Holocaust and the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.
# 124784 | 1,250 words | 12 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Sociology (General) , Holocaust Studies (General)


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This research uses the Nazi Holocaust as a mechanism for understanding the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, interweaving the two events so as to mutually clarify their importance and thematic unities.

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"The theme of genocide dominates the motion picture, "Hotel Rwanda", which is based on events in Africa that occurred in the mid 1990s. Politicians exploited the sudden death of Rwanda's president and openly urged Hutus to kill Tutsis, initially the political opposition and elites in the capital city, and later any Tutsi of any age in the countryside. The international community and the United Nations failed to act against the militias and private citizens that were carrying out the murders; a few UN peacekeepers were on the ground but..."

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