Thanksgiving has never been a celebratory day in my family. Whenever my family did cook we always gave thanks that all the Native Americans weren't wiped out when Columbus discovered America. I never understand why my family was so against Thanksgiving!
From 25 Nov, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 Dec, Human Rights Day, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign is a time to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the worl
The fictional worlds created by Aldous Huxley and George Orwell in their novels Brave New World and 1984, respectively, have the ideological themes of power and control intricately woven throughout their unsettling narratives of negative utopia that have
Attorneys for Mohamed, 14, and his family want $15 million in damages and apologies from several officials stemming from MohamedâEUR(TM)s September 14 arrest, when he brought to school a homemade clock that a teacher flagged as a possible bomb.
Because the assailants who beat Kelly Thomas to death on the streets of Fullerton, California were swaddled in government-issued costumes and clothed in "qualified immunity," the killers went free, and the city's taxpayers will have to underwrite a $4.9 m
For the first time in three decades, a Chicago police officer faces charges of first-degree murder for an on-duty shooting. White police officer Jason Van Dyke was arrested on Tuesday and is being held without bail for the killing of African-American 17-y
Supporters of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement are routinely threatening artists who are set to perform in Israel, with a number of entertainers saying that the harassment has led them to fear for their lives
Teodora, mother of an 11-year-old boy, was expecting a new baby. She was at work when she started experiencing increasingly severe pain. She went into labour, and was unconscious when she gave birth. When she came round, bleeding profusely...