Claude Gatebuke, Rwanda Genocide Survivor, Speaker for Friends of the Congo, and University of Memphis Law Student
"At Sacramento State University, Kagame will be speaking and the truth will be turned on its head by having a genocide perpetrator speak about genocide denial and genocide prevention." -Claude Gatebuke, Rwanda Genocide survivor
KPFA Morning Mix, 11.02.2011: Minister of Information JR Valrey talks to Rwanda Genocide survivor Claude Gatebuke on the morning before Rwandan President Paul Kagame's scheduled appearance at the THIRD INTERNATIONAL GENOCIDE CONFERENCE, Negationism, Revisionism, Survivors' Testimonies, Eyewitness Accounts, Justice and Memory, at Sacramento State University, in Sacramento,California.
KPFA Morning Mix, Block Report Radio Host, San Francisco Bay View Associate Editor, and Minister of Information JR Valrey.
As it turned out, President Kagame did not appear in person. He made his remarks, instead, from a Youtube post projected on an auditorium screen. For further information, see His Academic Excellency Paul Kagame at Sacramento State University?, Rwanda’s Kagame, keynote speaker at a Sac State genocide conference?, Rwandan president’s visit to Sac State met with criticism, and Rwandan president spoke at Sac State via YouTube.
African Faith and Justice Network's Jacques Bahati, Rwanda Genocide Survivor and University of Memphis Law Student Claude Gatebuke, and Friends of the Congo Student Coordinator Kambale Musavuli at the Capitol Hill Briefing on the UN Mapping Report on Human Rights Abuse in the Congo, 1993 - 2003, on March 2, 2011. Photo: Arrian Lewis