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Making African Suffering Legible: Co-Constructing Narrative of the Darfur Atrocities.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Journal of Press/Politics. Oct2023, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p818-836. 19p.


Abstract: Although the last two decades have seen a concerted effort to understand the role and place of African journalism in covering events on the continent, there has been little focus on who journalists chose to quote as sources in their stories. This despi...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Berkeley Journal of International Law. 2023, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p179-205. 27p.


Abstract: The approach of international courts and tribunals to mass criminality is to examine blameworthiness in isolation of commonly-held beliefs and aspirations of victims and perpetrators, as well as their associated communities. This has allowed political ...

"Adding fuel to the fire": Unconditional early release of perpetrators convicted by the ICTY, views from Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Human Rights. Nov/Dec2023, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p589-607. 19p.

Abstract: Despite being found guilty of atrocity crimes, 54 of the 90 perpetrators sentenced by the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) were granted unconditional early release (UER) between 1998 and 2018. As such, they were free to ...

Politically Useful Tragedies: The Soviet Atrocities in the Historical Park(s) "Russia — My History".

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Problems of Post-Communism. Sep/Oct2023, Vol. 70 Issue 5, p544-556. 13p. 4 Color Photographs.

Abstract: Does the Kremlin have a coherent approach in the way it deals with the memory of the Soviet atrocities? If so, what does it consist in? In this paper, I address these questions by turning to a study of the "Russia—My History" chain of multimedia histor...

Punishing Atrocity Crimes in Transitional Contexts: Advancing Discussions on Adequacy of Alternative Criminal Sanctions Using the Case of Colombia.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Oxford Journal of Legal Studies. Spring2023, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p1-31. 31p. 1 Diagram.

Abstract: Criminal trials and proportional prison sentences are generally seen as the most suitable way to deal with perpetrators of atrocity crimes. Notwithstanding, traditionally conceived criminal penalties, such as imprisonment, may discourage active respons...

The Roman custom.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Criterion. Sep2023, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p23-27. 5p.


Abstract: The article informs about the Roman custom of using mass violence and terror as tools of war and explores the evolution of Roman attitudes towards these atrocities. Topics include the reasons behind Roman atrocities; the distinction between Roman law a...

Atrocity Exhibition.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Nation. 10/16/2023, Vol. 317 Issue 8, p11-12. 2p.

Abstract: COLUMNS No new yorker in their right mind - especially one who vividly remembers the horror of 9/11 - would want to visit the National September 11 Memorial & Museum. My Virgils for this endeavor were two New Yorkers who are trying to push the museum t...

The Evolution of Mass Atrocity Early Warning in the UN Secretariat: Fit for Purpose?

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Peacekeeping (13533312). Aug2023, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p477-505. 29p.

Abstract: A lack of early warning by the United Nations Secretariat of the Rwandan genocide contributed, in part, to the failure of the international community to respond in a timely manner to this crisis. In the intervening decades, alongside the strengthening ...

Commemorating local victims of past atrocities and far-right support over time.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 7/11/2023, Vol. 120 Issue 28, p1-7. 28p.

Abstract: Does public remembrance of past atrocities lead to decreased support for far-right parties today? Initiatives commemorating past atrocities aim to make visible the victims and crimes committed against them. This runs counter to revisionist actors who a...