Month: November 2012

The first thing to note is that genocide has been around for a long time. While genocide and other forms of mass atrocity are often regarded as a distinctly modern phenomenon, the reality is that mass atrocity has plagued our species since antiquity – it is conceptually present, if not explicitly named, in our understanding… Read More


This month we focus on recent developments in South Sudan, and examine the double standard of the Responsibility to Protect. Plus, our updated policy recommendations! Open publication Download PDF… Read More