Louisville mayor declares racism a public health crisis

Louisville became a focal point for protests calling for racial justice and police reform earlier this year following the death of Breonna Taylor. Taylor was shot and killed by Louisville police officers in March as they executed a no-knock warrant at her home.

Planned Parenthood’s Pennsylvania Chapter Rocked by Racism Claims

Signe Espinoza, PPPA’s policy director, said she was present during a meeting last month when someone brought up the controversial 1950s birth control trials in which doctors tested the then-experimental pill on women in Puerto Rico’s housing projects. Espinoza says an older male board member insinuated that the incident didn’t matter, because Puerto Ricans weren’t […]

India test-fires anti-ship version of BrahMos, week after testing land-attack version: Report

The recent missile tests come in the backdrop of ongoing tensions with China across the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, which started in May and intensified in the subsequent months. There has also been a spate of ceasefire violations by Pakistan across the Line of Control (LoC) in recent days and a […]

Harris County GOP chairman who made racist Facebook post resigns

Harris County, home the state’s largest city of Houston, has increasingly become blue, The Texas Tribune noted. President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenGeraldo Rivera on Trump sowing election result doubts: ‘Enough is enough now’ Senate approves two energy regulators, completing panel Murkowski: Trump should concede White House race MORE won the county by 13 points in the […]

Video of French Police Beating Black Man Watched 14 Million Times, as Macron Plans Footage Clampdown

“The images we have all seen of the aggression against Michel Zecler are unacceptable, they are shameful for all of us. France should never allow violence or brutality, no matter who it comes from. France should never let hate or racism prosper,” Macron said in a statement on Facebook.

Oregon Man Claims He Killed a Black Teen in Self-Defense. An Autopsy Suggests Otherwise.

“The only thing that caused this murder was suspect’s actions, 100 percent. It is completely immaterial what led up to it,” Ashland Police Chief Tighe O’Meara said in a Thursday statement. “Yes, there was an argument over music, no, this did not happen because of loud music, it happened because the suspect chose to bring […]

People who resisted communism will get financial compensation

Related story:From Czechoslovakia to Australia: The story of successful Slovak musician Albín Berky Jr. Read more Orphans, widows and widowers who lost their relatives as a result of their persecution will be eligible for the compensation, too. This will also apply to relatives whose persecuted family members didn’t pass away at the time of their persecution.

‘Let blind custom be buried’

In 1943, when C.N. Annadurai declared that ‘let the fire spread’ and called for the burning of Kambar’s Ramayanam and Periya Puranam, god-believing Tamil scholars Somasundara Bharati and R.P. Sethu Pillai met Anna on the platform. Word was matched by word, and idea by idea. Not by bullets and blood.

‘I was trying to put on a brave face but I was struggling’: Alex Scott candidly discusses being trolled online as she fills in for Alex Jones on The One Show

However, while the gig has yet to be confirmed, the east London native has revealed to Hello! that she’s choosing to focus on the majority of positive comments she receives for her punditry on the BBC and Sky since she retired from playing sports. 

Four French police officers are charged with vicious beating of black music producer that was caught on camera and sparked days of rioting

The controversy over the law and police violence is developing into another crisis for the government as President Emmanuel Macron confronts the pandemic, its economic fallout and a host of problems on the international stage.