House will override Donald Trump if he vetoes Defense agreement which will rename Confederate bases – as he rages Republicans must ‘get tough’ and wrongly claims it will ‘desecrate National Monuments’

There are two possible outcomes. Platforms might get more cautious, as Craigslist did following the 2018 passage of a sex-trafficking law that carved out an exception to Section 230 for material that ‘promotes or facilitates prostitution.’ Craigslist quickly removed its ‘personals’ section altogether, which wasn’t intended to facilitate sex work. But the company didn´t want […]

Witches in ‘Churails’ challenge male dominance in Pakistan

Zubaida is one of the characters of the online series Churails, or “witches” in Urdu, produced in Pakistan’s commercial hub, Karachi. Across South Asia, the word “churail” or “churel” is used to signify a witch who performs black magic to harm other people. Even today, many innocent women accused of being witches are hunted and […]

Prison Guard Guilty of Making Inmates Perform Sex Acts on Each Other Faces New Accusations

According to the complaint, Akparanta is alleged to have sexually assaulted Herrera four times a week, from November 2017 through December 2018 and is also accused of forcing a female prisoner to engage in a sex act with a cellmate while Akparanta watched.

American Sikh Leaders Slam Biden, Say Community ‘Safe, Thriving’ Under Trump

“We have seen an increased representation of Sikhs in the armed forces and security agencies serving with their Sikh tenets, wearing turbans and beards”, Jasdip Singh said in a video message posted on his Facebook page. “The community is not only safe, but thriving under President Trump”, added Singh.

Tricky seek-and-find puzzle challenges you to spot the only lamp among the pieces of furniture – but can YOU beat the 37 second record?

The puzzle, created by private UK fostering agency Perpetual Fostering, features a large selection of adorable cuddly toys donning blue and green bow ties – but can you find the one who forgot to add the accessory?

More people in HCM City fined for not wearing face masks

Authorities in HCM City’s District 1 have imposed stiff fines on more people who do not wear face masks in public. On Friday afternoon, police of Pham Ngu Lao Ward in District 1 did public spot-checks. The police caught four people sitting at a street beer stall in front of Park 23/9 without wearing face […]

BJP’s Mukul Roy named conspirator in CID chargesheet in TMC leader’s murder

“Mamta Banerjee’s conspiracy continues. The false murder chargesheet against Mukul Roy shows how she is trying to suppress the opposition by her conspiracy. When Mamata Banerjee herself is a guest for (a) few days she should think what is going to happen after this,” said Vijayvargiya.

Feature: Yang Yang, a flagbearer for gender equality in sports

According to IOC statistics, female participation will reach a record-high 48.8 percent in Tokyo 2020, more than double that of Los Angeles in 1984. Beijing 2022 will also see an increase in women’s and mixed events to reach a record 45.44 percent female representation at a Winter Games, up by nearly five percent compared with […]

Nancy Pelosi and Mitch McConnell rush to vote through Defense bill in face of Donald Trump’s threat to veto it unless it also ends internet giants’ Section 230 protection

‘These Monumental and very Powerful Bases have become part of a Great American Heritage, and a history of Winning, Victory, and Freedom,’ Trump tweeted.  ’The United States of America trained and deployed our HEROES on these Hallowed Grounds, and won two World Wars,’ the president continued. 

The challenge of achieving racial justice in America

In Walking with the Wind, JRL provides a first-hand account of the struggles/battles of the Movement: from the sharply focused sit-ins, stand-ins, and sleep-ins to desegregate Nashville (of which he was a leading player) to the Freedom Rides and marches in the 1960s in which he participated across southern states and beyond. In a special […]