Great Leap Forward

The result of The Great Leap Forward was starvation and death. People were forbidden to leave the area and were therefore subjected to starvation. Even as these people were starving, the government was shipping grain from the area to the Soviet Union to repay loans.

People were taken from their homes and dragged through the streets wearing dunce hats. Friends betrayed each other and children turned from their parents.

Rwanda Genocide

Woman hid in the bathroom for three months during the Rwanda Genocide. She went on to become a U.S citizen.

Four cuts to the face by machete during Rwanda Genocide


This is where the bodies were burned after they were killed.

Living conditions were horrible. They were pushed together in small rooms for sleeping and multiple people has to share one bed.

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