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Lions and Tigers and Genocide? Oh Yes repost from Adam Jones Blogspot

United States / Genocides of Indigenous Peoples / Anti-Semitism “The ‘Wizard of Oz’ prequel opening Friday in the US is based on the ideas of L. Frank Baum, whose descendants would eventually apologize for his hateful racial views.” (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures) Lions and Tigers and Genocide? Oh Yes By Matt Lebovic The Times of Israel, March 8, 2013 …

Africa Post: Nuba Mountain People are Starving to Death but Who Cares?

by Samuel Totten Beginning in late January 2012, as malnourished refugees from the Nuba Mountains poured over the border into South Sudan, the international community discussed opening up a humanitarian corridor into the Nuba Mountains.  Since then, the people of the Nuba Mountains – some 50 plus tribes of Muslims, Christians and animists – have faced daily bombings and been …

Rios Montt is going to trial!

Queridos Amigos, Rios Montt is going to trial!!!  Rios Montt va a juicio! http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/29/world/americas/ex-dictator-is-ordered-to-trial-in-guatemala-for-war-crimes.html?_r=0 Victoria Sanford, PHD Director Center for Human Rights & Peace Studies Professor of Anthropology Lehman College & the Graduate Center City University of New York “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” Martin Luther King Jr., Letter from Birmingham Jail, April 16, 1963

Vandalism of Aleppo

As I sit in the comfort of my home office, exploring the internet for articles, definitions and images to help crystallize my desire to understand and make a plea about a perceived unjustifiable act of genocide;  I have to admit to you that I have not had the opportunity to visit Aleppo.  I have read about exotic international art fairs …