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WE WISH TO INFORM YOU THAT TOMORROW WE WILL BE KILLED WITH OUR FAMILIES by Philip Gourevithc

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Gourevitch, Philip.We Wish to Inform You that Tomorrow We Will be Killed with our Families.
My presentation today is over Philip Gourevitchbook “We Wish to Inform You that Tomorrow We Will be Killed with our Families”
First I will shortly say a little bit what the book is about, then I am going to tell how it's got it's title, after that I will tell about Rwanda in general, and finally I will talk aboutthe Hutus and Tutsis.
In the book “We wish to inform you that tomorrow we will be killed with our families”, Mr. Gourevitch explains why the Rwandan genocide should not be written off as just another tribal dispute.The stories in this book are both the author's and the people he interview's, as he repeatedly visits Rwanda in an attempt to make sense of what happened.Some of the people he interviewed include: a Tutsi doctor who has seen much of her family killed over decades of Tutsi oppression, a hotel manager who hid hundreds of refugees from certain death, and a Rwandan bishop who has been accused of supporting the slaughter of Tutsi schoolchildren.
The title, “We wish to inform you that tomorrow wewill be killed with our families,” comes from a letter that was sentin the midst of the genocide in Rwanda in 1994 by seven Tutsi pastors, members of Rwanda’s Tutsi minority. They were inside a church where they’d taken refuge, as many Rwandans who were slated for death did, and at that point, everybody in the Tutsi minority was slated for death. They’d taken refuge in the church headquarters–this was an Adventist church in western Rwanda. And they had been told that they were slated to be massacred the next day.So these pastors got together and they wrote a letter to the president of the Adventist Church, who was also a pastor and a Hutu and the president of the church for this entire region. So they wrote, `Dear leader, we hope that you’re well i

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