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May 29, 2019
On August 3, 2014, the Islamic State (ISIS) attacked the region of Mount Sinjar in northern Iraq. This region was home to approximately 400,000 Yazidis, the members of an...
Human skulls preserved are exhibited at the Genocide memorial in Nyamata. Photo: AFP
April 24, 2019
This month marks the 25th anniversary of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda. Commemorating genocide is painful. It requires staring back at dark moments when inhumanity...
November 16, 2018
On November 16, 2018, the Cambodian and international judges of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) ruled that the former Khmer Rouge regime headed by...
July 2, 2018
The Genocide Studies Program deeply mourns the passing of Dr. Dori Laub.  A co-founder of the Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies and of the Genocide Studies...
May 17, 2018
A YaleNews piece highlights GSP founding director Ben Kiernan’s discovery of rare 19th-century Cambodian-language texts while working in the French colonial archives in...
Adama Dieng address students at Yale University, 25 April 2018
April 26, 2018
On Wednesday, April 25, Adama Dieng, Assistant Secretary General at the United Nations and Special Advisor to the Secretary General on Genocide Prevention, delivered the...
April 8, 2018
Luke O’Brien, author of “The Making of An American Nazi,” will deliver the first Charles E. Scheidt Family fund lecture of the year.  His talk is entitled   ”Extremism in the...

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