Election Day, Rwanda
Supporters of Kagame stream past us on the road

Election Day, Rwanda

Good leadership unites people and finds ways to improve all lives. President Paul Kagame has just won a third term to lead Rwanda, as he has since 2003. He is widely popular. As a refugee…

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Gorillas and the fourth wall
Even awakening and yawning, this silverback can frighten

Gorillas and the fourth wall

Virunga. Perhaps you have read about this natural treasure and its notable inhabitants, the endangered gorilla. Perhaps you have seen documentaries or the movie, Gorillas in the Mist. We were willing to venture into the…

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Genocide in Rwanda – fire and water
Wall of names records some of the 250,000 killed nearby, Kigali Genocide Memorial

Genocide in Rwanda – fire and water

The bones and the charred clothing are all that remain...and the memories of the survivors. In just three months, the spring of 1994, the ruling party of Rwanda unleashed all out genocide against part of…

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