A Danish photographer who endured months of torture at the hands of Islamic State extremists says the terrorist killer known as Jihadi John forced him to stand for days and dance the Tango at a prison in Syria.
The UN human rights inquiry will focus on the living conditions of the 2.7 million Native Americans living in the US. The UN mission is potentially contentious, with some US conservatives likely to object to international interference in domestic matters
The insanity continues as the pronouns "he" and "she" are being joined on American college campuses by "e/ey," "em," "eir/eirs," "eirself/emse" "hu," "hum," "hus," "humself," "per," "per," "per/pers," "perself, "themse," "ze," "hir," "hir/hirs," "hirself
The Registry provides detailed information about every known exoneration in United States since 1989 cases which a person was wrongly convicted of a crime and later cleared of all the charges based on new evidence of innocence. View exonerations map.
"Residents are outraged after Ann Arbor City Councilwoman Jane Lumm quietly threatened to cut off funding from the Humane Society of Huron Valley over their opposition to Lumm's proposal to kill 100 deer in the city." Peace.
A Canadian journalist who was released from prison in Egypt last month has returned home, marking the end of his nearly two-year ordeal in a case that raised questions about EgyptâEUR(TM)s commitment to free speech.
Most people in the US celebrate a national holiday today, in memory of Christopher Columbus, the man often credited with discovering America. Many believe he does not deserve the honour, and on social media, the campaign to rewrite his legacy...
A small Caribbean island with palm trees swaying in the breeze, white sands and emerald waters, untouched by mass tourism. But Old Providence has a guilty secret - the huge number of people who have turned to drug-running and then disappeared.
She starts, protesting 'violent Islam' outside Michigan mosque, frightened and hating all Muslims because of what she "learnt" about Islam on FB - and then starts to discover fellow humans. Touching moment - she ends up hugged & befriended by Muslims.
just discovered that coursera is now offering a free course given by University of Virginia lecturers on Tibetan Buddhist meditation and so wanted to share this information with all of my friends on Care2. Enjoy the lectures !
From the Northern Plains to the Southwestern deserts, American Indian groups are working to correct historic falsehoods and demanding acknowledgement of what the "discovery" of this continent meant to and for Indigenous Peoples.