Birger Heldt (Folke Bernadotte): Genocide Intent and Randomness of Killings of Civilians. From Forward, no straight path from dogma to dissent: Vasily Grossman went from apologist to Treblinka chronicler; and the numbers tattooed on the skin of concentration camp victims rank among the most horrifying images of the Holocaust. Charles Carter reviews The Young Turks' Crime against Humanity: The Armenian Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing in the Ottoman Empire by Taner Akcam. LINKDavid Livingstone Smith on his book Less Than Human: Why We Demean, Enslave, and Exterminate Others. Yale historian Timothy Snyder explains Bloodlands and its transnational narrative of the Holocaust. Cecile Alduy interviews Philip Gourevitch, author of We Wish to Inform You That Tomorrow We Will Be Killed With Our Families: Stories from Rwanda. How judges look to history to make more sense of war crimes and genocide: Tara O’Leary reviews Writing History in International Criminal Trials by Richard Ashby Wilson. A new United Nations study exploring the ways schools around the world address the subject of the Holocaust. In the heart of the DR Congo: Andre Vltchek on the most brutal genocide money can buy.

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