the hotel manager who rescued one thousand two hundred people from the Tutsi genocide in Rwanda
"Hotel Rwanda" Portrays Hero Who Fought Genocide
by Stefan Lovgren in Los Angeles for National Geographic News,
9 December 2004
in the Rwandan Genocide
Those who in this contemporary context knew to respond with actions to help, rescue, and supportive attitudes are much more worthy of consideration and respect, as they disconnected themselves from a crowd of people that, being directly involved, did not know or want to act and react.