Genocide Factor: The Human Tragedy

  • 2002
  • TV-14

This history of the `devil in the human spirit that gets collectivized,' as one diplomat puts it, traces genocide back to Biblical times but concentrates on the 20th-century. The four-part series features comments by 85 diplomats, historians, eyewitnesses and survivors.

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Genocide Factor: The Human Tragedy

First Aired: April 9, 2002

The conclusion explores atrocities committed in the former Yugoslavia, Chechnya, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Sierra Leone and Congo, and in the Arab-Israeli conflict. Also: a look at possible solutions to genocide.

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