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18 Feb 2018 | 3:08 pm

Safe spaces to peruse pages - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Safe spaces to peruse pages
Khmer Times
However, Cambodia faced a series of unique challenges that other societies did not have to experience – that is, the systematic erasing of any knowledge systems and valuable literature by the ultra-agrarian, anti-intellectual Khmer Rouge regime. “When ...

18 Feb 2018 | 2:58 pm

Ex-Khmer Rouge Official Converts to Christianity Guided by Pastor ... - Voice of America


Voice of America

Ex-Khmer Rouge Official Converts to Christianity Guided by Pastor ...
Voice of America
Im Chaem, a former Khmer Rouge official who was charged by a United Nations-backed tribunal with crimes against humanity including mass murder, extermination and enslavement, has converted to Christianity under the tutelage of a man who survived a ...
Ex-Khmer Rouge Official Converts to Christianity Guided by Pastor She Once EnslavedTolerance.ca

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17 Feb 2018 | 10:01 pm

Cambodian Museum Protects Clothing Worn by Khmer Rouge Victims - Voice of America


Voice of America

Cambodian Museum Protects Clothing Worn by Khmer Rouge Victims
Voice of America
During the 21 months he spent in a Cambodian prison, Bou Meng strangely felt at ease in the clothing he wore. Bou Meng was jailed in the late 1970s, when the Khmer Rouge ruled Cambodia. He was held at a secret, but now infamous Khmer Rouge prison ...

16 Feb 2018 | 3:56 pm

Nyum Bai Opens in Fruitvale with Traditional Cambodian Food and ... - East Bay Express


East Bay Express

Nyum Bai Opens in Fruitvale with Traditional Cambodian Food and ...
East Bay Express
From pop-up to Emeryville kiosk to full brick-and-mortar, the ascent of Nyum Bai has been swift. Nite Yun's Cambodian restaurant softly opens today, with an official debut Saturday, Feb. 17, in the former Half Orange space (3340 E. 12th St., Suite 11 ...
Nyum Bai pays homage to Cambodia's golden era and street food in ...Berkeleyside
Journey to Cambodia: Connecting With My Culinary Roots Through ...Food & Wine

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15 Feb 2018 | 12:20 pm

Cambodia's Genocide Museum Conserves Clothing of Khmer Rouge Victims - Voice of America


Voice of America

Cambodia's Genocide Museum Conserves Clothing of Khmer Rouge Victims
Voice of America
During the 21 months he spent imprisoned in the secret Khmer Rouge prison code-named S-21, Bou Meng found a strange comfort in his prison uniform: black cotton shorts and sometimes, when he was lucky, a shirt. “It was very cold at night, as I remember ...

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9 Feb 2018 | 1:02 am

Long way: Jenny grew up in Cambodia, where the Khmer Rouge regime drove her family into extreme poverty - Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Long way: Jenny grew up in Cambodia, where the Khmer Rouge regime drove her family into extreme poverty
Daily Mail
'I had no shoes and the ground was covered in red rocks that were so hot the bottoms of my feet were all blistered from them,' said Jenny. 'We were almost back when my younger brother got the chicken pox. He died because we didn't have any shelter ...

8 Feb 2018 | 5:37 pm

Genocide Museum Begins Conserving Clothing of Khmer Rouge Victims - VOA Khmer


VOA Khmer

Genocide Museum Begins Conserving Clothing of Khmer Rouge Victims
VOA Khmer
During the 21 months he spent imprisoned in the secret Khmer Rouge prison code-named S-21, Bou Meng found a strange comfort in his prison uniform: black cotton shorts and sometimes, when he was lucky, a shirt. “It was very cold at night, as I remember ...

8 Feb 2018 | 9:40 am

Arts can be cathartic for Khmer Rouge survivors: study - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Arts can be cathartic for Khmer Rouge survivors: study
The Phnom Penh Post
A small-scale research study carried out in Cambodia has indicated that the performing arts can serve as a form of catharsis and have value as potential reparations for survivors of the Khmer Rouge regime. The objective of the research was to examine ...

31 Jan 2018 | 5:44 pm

Khmer Rouge reparations statue quietly removed, National, Phnom ... - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge reparations statue quietly removed, National, Phnom ...
The Phnom Penh Post
A memorial to the victims of the Khmer Rouge's policy of forced evacuation has been unceremoniously removed just weeks after it was inaugurated at its designated site next to the French Embassy. The sculpture, part of a memorial entitled For Those Who A.
Khmer Rouge documents to be preserved - Khmer TimesKhmer Times

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28 Jan 2018 | 6:36 pm

Students see Khmer Rouge tribunal as educational tool: study - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Students see Khmer Rouge tribunal as educational tool: study
The Phnom Penh Post
A new study probing the impressions of Phnom Penh students of the Khmer Rouge tribunal revealed they see the international court more as an educational tool than a means for justice. In the study, conducted by Stanford University's WSD Handa Center for ...

25 Jan 2018 | 9:48 pm