Prevention may mean security protection for moderate leaders or assistance to human rights groups. All cultures have categories to distinguish people into "us and them" by ethnicity, race, religion, or nationality: At this stage, only rapid and overwhelming armed intervention can stop genocide.
If widely Genocide in cuba, however, denial of symbolization can be powerful, as it was in Bulgaria, when many non-Jews chose to wear the yellow star, depriving it of its significance as a Nazi symbol for Jews.
Death lists are drawn up. Hate radio stations should be shut down, and hate propaganda banned. Real safe areas or refugee escape corridors should be established with heavily armed international protection.
At this stage, a Genocide Alert must be called. Genocide is always organized, usually by the state, though sometimes informally Hindu mobs led by local RSS militants or by terrorist groups. The main preventive measure at this early stage is to develop universalistic institutions that transcend ethnic or racial divisions, that actively promote tolerance and understanding, and that promote classifications that transcend the divisions.
At this stage, hate propaganda in print and on hate radios is used to vilify the victim group. We give names or other symbols to the classifications. Classification and symbolization are universally human and do not necessarily result in genocide unless they lead to the next stage, dehumanization.
Sometimes the genocide results in revenge killings by groups against each other, creating the downward whirlpool-like cycle of bilateral genocide as in Burundi.
When combined with hatred, symbols may be forced upon unwilling members of pariah groups: Extremist terrorism targets moderates, intimidating and silencing the center.
They deny that they committed any crimes, and often blame what happened on the victims. Laws may forbid intermarriage or social interaction. Assets of extremists may be seized, and visas for international travel denied to them.
It is time to recognize that the law of humanitarian intervention transcends the interests of nation-states.War and Genocide in Cuba From to Cuban insurgents fought to free their homeland from Spanish rule Though often overshadowed by the Splendid Little War of the.
Cuba is also classified as being in the 4th stage of genocide: "Organization" by Genocide Watch. In Europe steps have been taken to indict Fidel Castro on genocide charges in.
25 February "Party Elders Triumph In Cuba," by Manuel Roig-Franzia, The Washington Post Genocide Watch is the Coordinator of the International Alliance to End Genocide P.O. BoxWashington, D.C.
USA. Genocide refers to the systematic destruction of a racial or cultural group. Two examples of this are the Holocaust and the Rape of Nanking. Two examples of this are the Holocaust and the Rape of Nanking.
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