rwanda http://kbia.org en Talking Politics: Remembering Rwanda http://kbia.org/post/talking-politics-remembering-rwanda <p></p><p>KBIA's Hope Kirwan&nbsp;sits down to talk with Nadege Uwase to talk about what it was like growing up in Rwanda during the genocide and what the international community has learned from this tragedy.</p><p>And later on the program, a<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;bill proposed in the state House to begin discussion on the Missouri state flag’s design has some historians worried. One flag expert, though, says the state’s a long way from a redesign process. ­Jack Howard reports. &nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:17:00 +0000 Kate Grumke 51815 at http://kbia.org Talking Politics: Remembering Rwanda 'Life After Death' offers a glimpse of present day Rwanda http://kbia.org/post/life-after-death-offers-glimpse-present-day-rwanda <p></p><div>This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide. It’s estimated that roughly 800,000 Rwandans were killed in that three month period. Kwasa Liste Munson is the son of one of those victims. He’s the subject of the new documentary <em>Life After Death</em>, which premieres this week at the True/False film festival.&nbsp;</div><p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 23:40:01 +0000 Rehman Tungekar & Jim Flink 48865 at http://kbia.org 'Life After Death' offers a glimpse of present day Rwanda Newscast for April 27, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-april-27-2012 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>A local Kirksville grocer shuts down for good</li><li>Missouri lawmakers considering allowing casinos to loan money to their patrons</li><li>Columbia residents unsure of future of neighborhood trees</li><li>Kirksville&nbsp;shows highest growth of any NE Missouri city</li><li>University of Missouri hosting Rwanda symposium for public Fri, 27 Apr 2012 23:00:12 +0000 Brian Pepoon 13190 at http://kbia.org Mizzou hosts Rwanda education symposium http://kbia.org/post/mizzou-hosts-rwanda-education-symposium <p>A symposium aimed at spreading awareness about the genocide in Rwanda is taking place Saturday on Missouri&rsquo;s campus.</p><p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 22:46:52 +0000 Emily Hauger 13188 at http://kbia.org Mizzou hosts Rwanda education symposium