Did you enter a competition to see how many times you could use the words "genocide" and "genocidal" in a single article?

I am absolutely no fan of President Trump, but delaying coronavirus funding is not the same as genocide. You devalue the word, and trivialise actual genocides, by applying it to anything that has some negative effect on some community.

Barnaby is a journalist based in Suffolk, UK. By day he covers science and public policy; by night, film and classical music. He has also been a cinema manager.

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