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Donald Trump Jr. makes light of Native American genocide while rooting for father's attack on Warren

The 41-year-old's pugnacious and near-constant social media presence is another one in a series by the President and his involvement in racism to smear the Massachusetts Democrat. Donald Trump Jr.'s comment on social media Warren and emphasized the word "trail" in the tweet "Today Elizabeth Warren, sometimes referred to as Pocahontas, joins the race for President. Will you run as …

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Spielberg: More important for the publication of the Schindler list than 1993; Genocide follows "collective hatred" | Video

Filmmaker Steven Spielberg believes he is now "the most important time" to re-release the Oscar-winning film "Schindler's List". The productive director said that now even more important than 1993, 48 years after the Holocaust. "I think this might be the most important time to re-release this film," Spielberg said in an interview. "Perhaps now is an even more important time …

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Last Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide, get life terms

The Khmer Rouge seeks to achieve an agrarian utopia by emptying the cities to establish vast rural communes. The crimes against humanity convictions at work camps and cooperatives established by the Khmer Rouge. These offenses included murder, extermination, deportation, enslavement, imprisonment, torture, persecution on political, religious and racial grounds, attacks on human dignity, enforced disappearances, forced transfers, forced marriages and …

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Khmer Rouge's slaughter in Cambodia is a genocide

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – Many of the foot soldiers for the Khmer Rouge remain in Cambodia's remote areas. Each of them contains a chronicle of the horrific years in which Pol Pot and his communist students transformed the country into a deadly laboratory for agricultural workers totalitarianism. Mea Chrun, a former bodyguard of the Khmer Rouge, lives in the jungle-soaked …

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Tribunal to decide genocide, other judgments about Khmer Rouge

Sopheng Cheang, Associated Press Updated 20:02 PST, Thursday, November 15, 2018 Cambodian students enter the courtroom before the hearings of two former Khmer Rouge leaders in the United Nations Court against war crimes on the outskirts of Phnom Penh (Cambodia) on Friday, November 16, 2018. An UN-backed tribunal judged the criminal responsibility of former Khmer Rouge leaders for the deaths …

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Rohingya crisis a year later: "In this country no genocide has happened"

The rainy season has helped replace much of the scorched earth with lush green fields, and rampant bulldozer and construction work throughout the state has largely wiped out all the memories of the Rohingya Muslims who lived there until they had to flee a year. CNN joined a government-led tour of the severely restricted area in late September, part of …

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Myanmar rejects U.N. report on genocide against the Rohingya

A spokesman for the Myanmar government dismissed a devastating UN report this week, accusing the country's military of "genocidal intentions" against the Rohingya minority, claiming Wednesday that the UN has "false accusations" made. Myanmar's brutal campaign against Rohingya, which displaced more than 700,000 refugees to neighboring Bangladesh last year, was released Monday by a UN fact-finding mission on Monday. The …

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Kofi Annan's legacy was complicated by the Rwandan genocide

Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations at the time, will hear a translation of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's speech at the National Building Museum in Washington on May 4, 2006 on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the American Jewish Committee. (Matthew Cavanaugh / EPA-EFE / Shutterstock) (Matthew Cavanaugh / EPA-EFE / Rex / Shutterstock) In an interview …

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