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<![CDATA[The New York Times > Opinion > Op-Ed Columnist: The Secret Genocide Archive: During past genocides against Armenians, Jews and Cambodians, it was possible to claim that we didn’t fully know what was going on. This time, President Bush, Congress and the European Parliament have already declared genocide to be under way. And we have […]

<![CDATA[The New York Times > Opinion > Op-Ed Columnist: The Secret Genocide Archive:

During past genocides against Armenians, Jews and Cambodians, it was possible to claim that we didn’t fully know what was going on. This time, President Bush, Congress and the European Parliament have already declared genocide to be under way. And we have photos.

Nicholas Kristof paints the president and his people who have brushed aside the genocide in Darfur with statements of concern into a dirty, dank corner. it was time to stop this massacre long ago, but the “forces of freedom” are focused elsewhere these days.]]>