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Author Temple-Raston, Dina.
Title Justice on the grass : three Rwandan journalists, their trial for war crimes, and a nation's quest for redemption / Dina Temple-Raston.
Imprint New York : Free Press, c2005.
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 Main Collection  DT450.435 .T47 2005    AVAILABLE


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Call # DT450.435 .T47 2005
Phys. Description xii, 302 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill., 1 map ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-285) and index.
Summary An examination of the 1994 Rwanda genocide traces the nation's subsequent search for accountability and the war crimes trial of three prominent media executives who were found guilty of inciting the killings of more than 800,000 Tutsi and moderate Hutu.
Contents 1. Beginnings -- 2. Murderers or patriots -- 3. "Contours of the monster" -- 4. "I want a big, American lawyer" -- 5. When two elephants fight, it is the Grass that suffers -- 6. "We had no control" -- 7. Merci, Genocide -- 8. The rape babies arrived in the spring -- 9. Words can kill -- 10. Hutu blood, is it red? -- 11. The fallen cow is Gored by the Herd -- 12. All thumbs -- 13. Tribunal in Chains -- 14. The aftermath
Local Note J.V. Morsch Center for Social Justice request
Subject Rwanda -- History -- Civil War, 1994 -- Atrocities.
Genocide -- Rwanda -- History -- 20th century.
Tutsi (African people) -- Crimes against -- Rwanda -- History -- 20th century.
Hutu (African people) -- Rwanda.
Rwanda -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0743251105
9780743251105
0743284291
9780743284295