Eric Stover Thinks Khmer Rouge Tribunal Helps Victims Heal

-The Huffington Post, July 24, 2010 by Robin McDowell

”I have found in my research at other tribunals that some victim-witnesses experience a boost immediately after testifying,” he said. ”But I always caution on proclaiming that testifying necessarily will have long-term benefits. Other events in their life—loss of a loved one, a job, for instance—could re-trigger past trauma.”

-PBS NewsHour, July 26, 2010 by Fred de Sam Lazaro

”People will have basic needs and need to be attended to, but if you are going to have real progress, you also put in the infrastructure for democracy, infrastructure for the rule of law, infrastructure that will support human rights, because, without that, you will always be in an uphill battle.”