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I never did anything special. I remained the hotel manager who was, first of all, before the genocide, catering for diplomats, for politicians, for the elite intellectuals. But during the genocide, I remained a hotel manager. Maybe my clientele had changed, but me, I never changed. My duties, my obligations, remained the same.

- Paul Rusesabagina
An Ordinary Man


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"Good Life, Good Death" by Nawang Gehlek Rinpoche

"Flying Crows" by Jim Lehrer

"The Americanization of Benjamin Franklin" by Gordon Wood

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