The recent assertion from the President of Republika Srpska, Milorad Dodik, that the 1995 Srebrenica genocide is ‘untrue’ is a dangerous attempt to rewrite history and stoke division. These comments only add further pain to the survivors of Srebrenica who have already suffered so much grief and loss caused by the genocide. Dr Waqar Azmi […]
Britain’s young people can stand up to hatred and help create a safer, stronger society – inspired by the lessons of the Srebrenica genocide as the nation marks the 21st anniversary of the atrocity.
This year is the 21st anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide and the United Kingdom’s Srebrenica Memorial Week runs from Sunday 10 July to Sunday 17 July 2016. Our theme to mark this milestone anniversary is ’21: Coming of age – time to act’.
Remembering Srebrenica is calling on Britain’s young people to stand up to hatred and join with older generations to create a safer, stronger society in the 21st anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide.
A group of students and academics from the University of Bedfordshire and other UK universities travelled to Bosnia & Herzegovina on our 'Lessons from Srebrenica' programme of educational visits.
Al Jazeera Balkans has launched a new interactive website marking next year's 20th anniversary of the end of the siege of Sarajevo.
A group of talented young artists will ‘rewind, retell and remember’ Srebrenica as they deliver a powerful night of music, poetry and spoken word in Barking.
Tone deaf: Swedish Academy defends Peter Handke's controversial Nobel win.
“In 50 years ... Peter Handke, just like Beckett, will be among the most obvious choices the Swedish Academy ever made, of that I am certain,”
UK Hate Crime:
1. REPORT it to STOP it. Dial 101 or, in an emergency, 999
2. THREE QUARTERS of Hate Crimes are racist, up 11% year on year.
3. Hate Crimes around religion increased by another 3%.
Full report at https://t.co/7iG0K6E5cS
Handke's Nobel Prize: Cauterizing Muslims from Europe's history.
"When..the Swedish Royal Academy awarded Peter Handke the Nobel Prize in literature, it finished the process started by the underlings of Ratko Mladić and Karadžić on July 17 in Potočari."
Hate rising in UK.
“Surveys show the public view Muslims negatively and as a distinctly different group, and that up to a third hold at least one antisemitic view .. All the convictions for stirring up hatred last year included an anti-Muslim component.”