Phil Reed

I was disturbed by Gerald Caplan's facile and superficial accusations against "the Roman Catholic Church" in his article about Rwanda's genocide (Pambazuka News 150). Who is this "Roman Catholic Church" of which he speaks? Many, many official church people were killed in those days as were many lay members. The Roman Catholic Church suffered terribly along with everyone else.

Caplan accuses the Pope of not having apologized for the role of the Church in the genocide. It is hard t...read more