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SIRS Knowledge Source
SIRS® Issues Researcher helps students make sense of the world by offering relevant, credible resources that tell the whole story on major issues and world conflicts of the day. Start with SIRS Issues Researcher for background and current analysis necessary for research and understanding of 330+ current and pervasive Leading Issues.
Analysis and opinions cover the pros, cons, and everything in between on the most researched and debated social issues. Editorially created Topic Overview pages help build solid foundations for understanding the issue. Critical Thinking and Information Literacy skills are promoted through engaging Essential Questions with answers, and viewpoint articles.
History Study Center
History Study Center is a collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.
Some interesting primary reports, plus good information about the meaning of genocide, less helpful for specific genocides.
Human Rights Watch
Best source for contemporary genocides.
The Genocide Education Project
While the focus of this site is the Armenian Genocide, it also provides links to information about all of the other genocides, great starting point.
Yale Genocide Studies Program
Covers the following topics:Sudan, Rwanda, Cambodia, Guatemala, Bosnia.
World Without Genocide
Covers Rwanda, Darfur, Armenia, Bosnia, Holocaust trials plus details the stages of genocide.
United to End Genocide
Strong on Sudan (Darfur).
Covers the following genocides:
Human Rights Watch Rwanda
Very comprehensive coverage of Rwanda.
Brief overview to get started.
Ralston High School Media Center Hours
The RHS Media Center is open school days from 7:40 a.m. until 3:45 p.m.