As victims of genocide, as a people truly understanding what it means to be marked for death based on who you are and not what you have done, we have no other rational choice but to educate ourselves on these issues and at the expense of extreme hypocrisy cry out against it, wherever and to whomever it occurs.

Ten years ago nearly one million men, women and children were murdered in such a gruesome way that a gas chamber would have been viewed as a luxury. After political strife in Rwanda, Africa, the Hutu tribe rose above the Tutsi tribe and for reasons involving tribal differences and embedded jealousies Hutu gangs proceeded to literally hack Tutsi families with machetes as they screamed and pleaded, sobbed and begged, and copiously bled on roads, and in fields, and in kitchens. No mass graves or body burning ovens