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Rwanda: Minority Tutsi regime or ruling Tutsi bourgeoisie?

Rwanda Tutsi Bourgoisie

By Didas Gasana Here is why I disagree with folks who say we have a minority Tutsi regime. The main psychological characteristic of the ruling Tutsi bourgeoisie in Rwanda and their hostages is a mix of ethnic supremacism and the mindset of a community besieged and constantly under threat. In Rwanda today, there is no […]

Arms Embargo on Rwanda is of Paramount Necessity

Ban-Ki Moon and John Kerry on Rwanda and DRC

A general and complete UNSC arms embargo on all deliveries of weapons and military equipment to Rwanda is the ideal remedy to save millions of innocent civilians in Rwanda, DRC and Rwandan’s neighboring countries.

Is Obama Calling Out Congo’s Neighbors Enough For Peace In The Congo?

Obama Calling Rwanda's Neighbors

During his state visit to Tanzania, responding to a question from a Congolese journalist, President Obama said “the countries surrounding the Congo, they’ve got to make a commitment to stop funding armed groups that are encroaching on the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Congo.”

Rwanda: A dead American officer used to discredit Human Rights Watch

Rwanda attacks Human Rights Watch with a fake report

A fake report in the name of a dead expert: Who in Rwanda has interest in tarnishing the image and the work of Human Right Watch in Rwanda? Who would go the extra mile in creating a 55-page report to discredit one of the world’s leading independent organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights.

The Fifth of 5 Illusions a Naïve Visitor to Rwanda Falls for


It is an illusion to say that Rwanda is zero-tolerant for corruption, Paul Kagame plays three dominant roles that render him quite literally the ‘owner’ of Rwanda thereby making the conception of “conflict of interest” a sick joke

The Fourth of 5 Illusions a Naïve Visitor to Rwanda Falls for


What sort of export software, systems, or outsourced work then is presently being performed in Rwanda after 13 years of implementing President Kagame’s NICI Plan? ICT project in Rwanda are propaganda hot air. A Google server/station would probably need some 50 megawatts of electricity which would have plunge Rwanda into darkness as that was the equivalent to total installed power in the country.

The Third of 5 Illusions a Naïve Visitor to Rwanda Falls for

First female presidential candidate, Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza - Arrested

Rwandan parliament, its women majority notwithstanding, is a toothless rubber stamp of the one-man iron-fist rule and an illusion. What you have in Rwanda instead is yet another PR-inspired fake branding shamelessly masqueraded as “women empowerment.”

The Second of 5 Illusions a Naïve Visitor to Rwanda Falls for

Book: After Genocide: Bringing the Devil to Justice

The post-1994 Rwandan history hardly paints a journey to reconciliation and long-term stability but an illusion. This is President Paul Kagame’s regime, a one-man thing demanding total allegiance in which a single diverging/independent thought is enough ground to become ruthlessly purged.

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