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Academia: The Imagined Genocide

Essay Written June 2014 In just 100 days, the world saw some of the most horrific and senseless mass slaughter ever recorded. This was no war, no plague. The weapons, instead, were largely wielded by neighbours, fathers, daughters. If this defining characteristic of the Rwandan Genocide is not disturbing enough, delving into the causes and …

A Truly Equal Society?

I’m sure we’d all like to believe that in today’s world, we truly live in an equal society. Certainly, social development has progressed in leaps and bounds over the past few generations, making more progress in this small time period alone than the past few hundred years, arguably. However, if you listen carefully, you can …