PAXMAN, MSF AND THE RWANDAN GENOCIDE

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Documents from the MSF SPEAKING OUT series on the Rwandan genocide and their own reaction in speaking out at the time. Despicable hectoring of the Rwandan high commissioner on Newsnight just now by Paxman ignorantly demanding of him whether he was a Tutsi or Hutu – just like the Belgians and French did originally in dividing the two groups with identity cards.
MSF comes out of this very courageously – the documents are hard going but worth persevering.

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  1. INCUBUS

    Respect to you Ian, for the fact that you’re aware of the role played by both neo-colonial powers in the Rwandan Genocide, an historical truth conveniently overlooked by the mainstream media whose mawkish and racist coverage of it implies it was an outbreak of ‘primitive savagery’ without a geo-political context. -Lest we forget the role of France and Belgium in the establishment of Hutu ‘Hate’ radio stations, along with their friends in the African Financial sector. If ever proof were needed that genocidal fascism lies beneath the thin veil of democratic civilisation…But we know who the real ‘cockroaches’ are…

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