Genocide as Fact and Form

  title={Genocide as Fact and Form},
  author={Umut {\"O}zsu},
  journal={Journal of Genocide Research},
  pages={62 - 71}
  • Umut Özsu
  • Published 2 January 2020
  • Law, Political Science, Sociology
  • Journal of Genocide Research
ABSTRACT In June 2019 Canada's National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls released its final report. This short Reflection focuses on the National Inquiry's supplementary legal analysis, which concerns the law of genocide. I contend that this analysis is correct in holding that the murder and disappearance of large numbers of Indigenous women, girls, and other persons ought to be understood as an ongoing crime facilitated by specific policy choices, legal decisions… 
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