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When the Victors Tell the Story: The UN’s Victims in Rwanda, By: Captain Amadou Deme

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A book review By: Jennifer Fierberg “History isn’t all fact–it’s just the story the victors tell to keep themselves in power. And it’s been a slow revision. The more time passes, the easier it becomes to reinvent the past.” There…

Raped for slave wages: Women in Congo trapped in under-reported violence amid ‘conflict minerals’

By Lauren Wolfe/Director — February 13, 2015 Twenty-five years of breathing in dust has led Mireille Mbale to drink milk when she can afford it; it is what she believes will guard her against lung disease. She makes less than…

Ban Ki-Moon Admits Failure in DRC

By Jennifer Fierberg Predicts Period of Instability in the Great Lakes Region Just days ago, Senator Russell Feingold, the U.S. special envoy working to stabilize Africa’s Great Lakes region, announced he will give his final speech in this position. His…

Brothers kill brothers, Remembering Patrick Karegeya

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By Jennifer Fierberg Just over a year ago, Patrick Karegeya was murdered in an upscale hotel in South Africa. He was found strangled under suspicious circumstances with a trail of clues that leave few questions in discovering the perpetrator of…

CONGOLESE AUTHORITIES ILLEGALLY SEIZE BANK ACCOUNTS OF PANZI HOSPITAL THAT HAS HELPED TENS OF THOUSANDS OF RAPE VICTIMS IN CONGO

  The TG Foundation was shocked and appalled to learn that the Congolese Government has seized the bank accounts of the Panzi Hospital in Congo.  Under the leadership of Doctor Denis Mukwege, the Panzi Hospital has treated approximately 30,000 victims of sexual violence…

U.S. AND KAGAME’S PUSH FOR FDLR WAR RISKS GENOCIDAL KILLINGS IN CENTRAL AFRICA

DR THEOGENE RUD…DECEMBER 30,2014 Gen. Kagame, tied to assassination of President Habyarimana in BBC documentary says he won’t negotiate with “bandits”   A Response to Ambassador Russ Feingold Addressing citizens of Rwanda December 12, 2014, President Paul Kagame promised an…