States of Denial sunlight is the best disinfectant



Fostering impunity: Burundi’s withdrawal from the International Criminal Court


On the 25th of October 2017, the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), authorised an investigation into the situation in Burundi because of alleged crimes against humanity perpetrated by state agents and associated groups against political opponents and the civilian population. Two days after this investigation had been authorised, on the 27th of October 2017, Burundi became the...

City of Ghosts: A close look at resisting repression


‘I watch the video a lot. It gives me strength’, states Hamoud al-Mousa of the media initiative Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently (RBSS), after watching a Hollywood style ISIS propaganda film in which his father is brutally executed. The surreal scene features in Matthew Heineman’s latest documentary City of Ghosts, which follows a group of young citizen journalists that report on the gross...

States of Denial sunlight is the best disinfectant

Recent Posts