IKEA Refutes Allegations of Cuban Prison Labor

Caribbean 360 is reporting that Swedish furniture giant IKEA has denied reports about the use of Cuban prison labor to manufacture...

Akosua Report: William Dawson

"Politics with me is a full- time business, it is not a hobby to be worked on in leisure hours, it’s...

KENYA: President Obama Champions Women’s Rights

Jim Acosta of CNN.com is reporting that U.S. President Barack Obama championed women's rights during a visit to Nairobi, Kenya in...

Voter Suppression: What You Need to Know

OPINION by M.E. Bronson In the wake of the record turnout in 2008 by traditionally Democratic voters, Republican-led state legislatures made election reform one...

Cameroon: Men Jailed for 'Looking Gay' Released

The Associated Press is reporting that a Cameroonian court has overturned the conviction of two men who were sentenced for five...

America, You're Killing Me: Media Coverage Must Improve

written by Devona Walker While CNN ran 24-hour coverage of the “Bags of Poop” boat stuck in the ocean, MSNBC obsessed over...

Lucy McBath: Mother on a Mission

  Writing for Black Press USA/NNPA, The Burton Wire's Founder & Editor-in-Chief talks to then Georgia 6th District Congressional candidate Lucy McBath...

2016 Election: Protest All You Want But Vote

It seems everyone, everywhere, is talking about this year’s election. There are countless articles discussing the importance of the Black vote,...

Brazil: President Dilma Rousseff Re-Elected

The BBC is reporting that Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has been re-elected after securing more than 51% of votes in the...

Mandela Hospitalized Again, ‘Responding Positively’ to Treatment

BBC Africa is reporting that former South African President Nelson Mandela has been hospitalized for a recurring lung infection. The office...

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