Rwandans Observe 20th Anniversary of the Start of the Rwandan Genocide

KIGALI, RWANDA - APRIL 05: Dressed in traditional gowns, women line up before marching to commemorate the genocide of 1994 at the Kicukiro College of Technology football pitch April 5, 2014 in Kigali, Rwanda. On April 11, 1994, Belgian paratroopersm, who were part of the UNAMIR mission, were ordered to leave the… »4/06/14 1:45pm4/06/14 1:45pm

Ashley Judd Is Not Just Another Tinseltown Disaster Tourist

Newsweek »10/31/08 12:20pm10/31/08 12:20pm writer Christopher Dickey Ashley Judd, who visited eastern Congo about six months ago with , and witnessed the tens of thousands of refugees there. "Goma," says Judd, "is a shithole." Writes Dickey, "the description is perfectly accurate." There are no paved roads, there are giant potholes, there's rubble…

Bette Davis Gets Stamp'd • Rwanda Women Dominate The Parliament

• A 42-cent commemorative stamp »9/17/08 5:30pm9/17/08 5:30pm will be released tomorrow in Boston featuring a portrait of real-life and fictional , Bette Davis. Think the mail her stamps are on will have a bumpy ride? • According the preliminary election results, Rwanda will be the first country where ; females have taken 44 of the 80 seats. •…

Justine Henin Retires • Basket-Weaving Brings Women Together

Justine Henin, the # 1-ranked tennis player in the world, is retiring at 25. The battling Belgian is going out on top! • In other sports news, Kashmiri girls are beginning to play soccer more and more. An under-19 tournament will be held in Kargil next month. • A new study has shown that obese adults are twice as… »5/15/08 5:30pm5/15/08 5:30pm

Paris Hilton Will Tour Rwanda To...Shoot A Reality Show, Newsweek Reveals

Where the fuck has Paris Hilton been all these Britney-crazed days? Now we know! This week's Newsweek tracks down the star in her undisclosed location and reveals she is in hiding after experiencing a crisis of conscience in jail. "When I had time to reflect, I felt empty inside," she says. So she cut her hair! And… »10/15/07 11:00am10/15/07 11:00am