Genocide doesn’t just happen

David Pressman, the new National Security Council director for atrocities prevention, said recently in the Daily Beast: “Genocide doesn’t just happen, it’s an organized supply chain of hatred, weapons, and of leadership. We need to be able to interrupt that supply chain.”

Such a focus is consistent with Human Rights First’s work on the “enablers” of mass atrocities. Read more about enablers of mass atrocities in our fact sheet and a recent Huffington Post blog written by Crimes Against Humanity staff Julia Fromholz and Ann-Louise Colgan.


Published on April 15, 2010


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