Akosua Report: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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

Hurricane Katrina: A Statistical Snapshot Eight Years Later

Mark Waller of Nola.com (The Times-Picayune) is reporting on the impact of Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans eight years after the...

Integration of Wild Foods Into Diets Could Help Combat Malnutrition

AllAfrica.com has published a report from IRIN detailing the often unknown benefits of wild forest foods and fruits in combatting malnutrition...

Brazil: Sluggish 3rd Quarter Economic Growth Causes Concern

The New York Times' Simon Romero is reporting that Brazil's economic growth has been sluggish in the third quarter. Romero writes: "Brazil’s...

State of the Union 2013: Barack the Magic Negro?

written by Devona Walker While President Obama was still giving his State of the Union address, Fox News’ website had already posted...

Prince: Sign 'O' The Times 25 Years Later

The year 1987 was somewhat an evolution for two of pop music’s most influential acts. In August, Michael Jackson released Bad,...

Uganda: Conference Addresses Role of Media in Climate Change

Kizito Sikuka, in a Southern African News Feature on AllAfrica.com, is reporting that the first Eastern and Southern African Climate Change...

Hurricane Sandy Hits Bahamas; Heads to East Coast

  The New York Times and The Washington Post are reporting over 20 deaths in the Caribbean due to Hurricane Sandy. The storm hit early Friday...

U.S.: Blacks More Likely to Get Less Sleep

Studies on sleep have shown how important it is to get a good night's sleep. Those who sleep for a shorter...

Tropical Storm Chantal 'Strengthening'; Nears Barbados

Caribbean 360 is reporting that Tropical Storm Chantal is continuing to move Westward. The author writes: "Tropical Storm Chantal is located near 10.1N...

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