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    Duquesne Human Rights Film Series Presents ‘Genocide: Worse Than War’

    A free screening of Genocide: Worse Than War, part of Duquesne University's sixth annual Human Rights Film Series, is set for Thursday, Jan. 24, at 7 p.m. in Room 105 of College Hall. The documentary explores the tragedy of genocide, focusing on the Holocaust, the Soviet gulags, Cambodia, Rwanda, Darfur and Hiroshima.

    After the film, the Rev. Elochukwu Uzukwu, C.S.Sp., the Rev. Pierre Schouver C.S.Sp. Endowed Chair in Mission, will speak briefly about genocide in Africa and answer questions.

    The complete schedule of films is available at All screenings are free and open to the public and begin at 7 p.m. in Room 105 of College Hall.

    The Human Rights Film Series is presented by the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures. For more information, call 412.396.6415.

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