NPR logo

Rwanda's Quest for Redemption

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4580910/4581291" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Rwanda's Quest for Redemption

World

Rwanda's Quest for Redemption

Rwanda's Quest for Redemption

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4580910/4581291" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Detail from "Justice on the Grass'

Detail from "Justice on the Grass' hide caption

toggle caption

Eleven years ago in Rwanda, Hutus began killing their tribal rivals the Tutsis. Over 100 days more than 800,000 people were massacred, including many Hutu moderates. How are Rwandans seeking justice and moving on from those traumatic experiences? And how have the media instigators of the violence been held accountable?

Guest:

Timeline

Dina Temple-Raston, author of Justice on the Grass: Three Rwandan Journalists, Their Trial for War Crimes, and a Nation's Quest for Redemption

Books Featured In This Story

Justice On The Grass

Three Rwandan Journalists, Their Trial for War Crimes and a Nation's Quest for Redemption

by Dina Temple-Raston

Hardcover, 302 pages |

purchase

Buy Featured Book

Title
Justice On The Grass
Subtitle
Three Rwandan Journalists, Their Trial for War Crimes and a Nation's Quest for Redemption
Author
Dina Temple-Raston

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.