Genocide remains a global problem; what are we going to do about it?

Skulls and bones from the 1994 Rwandan genocide. Photo by DFID
Photo by DFID of skulls and bones from the 1994 Rwandan genocide

Genocide may not be the topic on the tip of everyone’s tongue these days but it should be. Genocide Watch lists 18 countries as being vulnerable to or in the middle of an active genocide. After the Allies discovered the extermination camps set up by the Germans in World War II, they pronounced, “Never again,” but the world has yet to live up to that promise. It seems like…