In a 25-minute interview on Arabic satellite TV with Dr. Mona Roman, Coptic Christian Bishop Agathon fully exposed the plight of his Christian flock in Minya, EgyptâEUR"a region that has a large Coptic minority that is steadily under attack.
The International Campaign for Tibet offers our heartiest felicitations to His Holiness the Dalai Lama on his 80th birthday. We want to reiterate our commitment to continue working to fulfill his vision for the Tibetan people.
In a Fourth of July holiday special, we begin with the words of Frederick Douglass. Born into slavery around 1818, Douglass became a key leader of the abolitionist movement. On July 5, 1852, in Rochester, New York, he gave one of his most famous speeches
The March for Jobs, Justice, and the Climate in Toronto on July 5 2015 that I covered as part of my National Observer story. For this film we interviewed notables including Naomi Klein, David Suzuki, and Jane Fonda.
This weekend the monsoon started pouring down on the hilly streets of Dharamsala in northern India. But the rain held off on Monday as thousands of Tibetans gathered at the town's Buddhist temple to celebrate the Dalai Lama's 80th birthday.
"In the campaignâEUR(TM)s first ten months from August 2014 to May 2015, the U.S. and its allies conducted 15,245 air strikes, or an average of 51 air strikes per day." Thank you, President Obama...peace.