VIDEO: Chinua Achebe Discusses Colonization and Africa

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African literary legend Chinua Achebe died last week at the age of 82. While re-reading, re-imagining  and revisiting his work, we...

FIFA Worried About Rio and Brasília Arenas

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Robbie Blakeley of The Rio Times is reporting that FIFA's general secretary Jérôme Valcke is concerned that the football (soccer) arenas...

Hugo Chavez: Home to ‘Rule’ or Home to Die?

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The blogosphere has been lit up this week with the return of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez to Caracus. Chavez spent the...

Hugo Chavez: Home to 'Rule' or Home to Die?

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The blogosphere has been lit up this week with the return of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez to Caracus. Chavez spent the...

Brazil: Hope for a Latin American Successor to Pope Benedict XVI

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written by Kaitlin Higgins Ben Tavener of The Rio Times is reporting that, after the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI on February...

Brazil: 245 People Killed in Nightclub Fire

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Lucy Jordan of The Rio Times is reporting that 245 people were killed at Kiss nightclub in central Rio Grande do...

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Turns 105

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  by Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D. Happy Founders Day to the ladies of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.* Founded on January 15, 1908...

Akosua Report: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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The Burton Wire is proud to announce the addition of The Akosua Report: Facts on The African Diaspora, written by Akosua...

Brazil: Floods Claim Lives; Displace 3,000 Families

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Anna Kaiser, contributing reporter to The Rio Times , is reporting that torrential rains tore across Rio de Janeiro state late...

Brazil: Legendary Architect Oscar Niemeyer Dies

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Ben Tavener of the Rio Times is reporting that legendary Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer has died. Mr. Niemeyer designed many of...

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