Genocide

Christian Alarcon

The Definition of Genocide

The definition of genocide is the deliberate killing of a large group of people, especially those of a particular ethnic group or nation. Situations like these don't happen too often but when they do they can have devastatimg results.

Examples of Genocide

How to Prevent and Stop Future Genocides

Sound the alarm and demand action. We must speak up and demand that government leaders make the right choices to prevent and stop it.

Stop the Enablers. Perpetrators of genocide can't succeed without the support of other governments and corporations. We follow the money and apply public pressure to shame and stop companies and governments that finance the violence.

Make human rights and genocide prevention core values in U.S. foreign policy. In April 2012, President Barack Obama announced some actions to ensure the United States is better able to report to genocides. The main announcement came after years of pressure from activists working to see that the United States failure to respond to past genocides will not be repeated.