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Dead Reckoning

The General’s Ghost (Hour 1)

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The film begins with vengeance: U.S. General Douglas MacArthur’s 1945 military trial of Japan’s General Tomoyuki Yamashita for horrific atrocities in the Philippines. Despite the lack of any evidence that Yamashita ordered or even knew about the atrocities, he was condemned to death, raising the question: Are commanders responsible for crimes their troops commit?

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In Our Time (Hour 3)

In the 3rd and final hour, we see both the revitalization of postwar justice.

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In Our Time (Hour 3)

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Dead Reckoning

The Blind Eye (Hour 2)

How did the US and the Soviet Union shove international justice into the Cold War?

54:16

The Blind Eye (Hour 2)

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Amassing Evidence and Testimony: Witness

Witness has promoted the documentation of human rights abuses around the world.

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Amassing Evidence and Testimony: Witness

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Dead Reckoning

Interview: Thierry Cruvellier

Thierry Cruvellier has dedicated his career to examining international criminal justice.

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Interview: Thierry Cruvellier

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Dead Reckoning

Rwanda: The Convicted

Gacaca formally ended in 2012 with over 400,000 murder cases judged.

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Rwanda: The Convicted

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Dead Reckoning: Preview

Civilians worldwide are increasingly the targets of war crimes.

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