Venezuela: Protesters Tell Why They Are Fighting Back

Writing for The Guardian, Phillipa Law and James Walsh are giving readers first-hand perspectives of those engaged in protesting against the...

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

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

FIFA 2014 World Cup: Will Africa Reach the Final Four?

Writing for, Nick Said is wondering aloud if an African team will reach the Final Four in the FIFA 2014...

CARICOM Joins Battle Against Cholera in Haiti and DR

Caribbean 360 is reporting that CARICOM has joined the fight against cholera devastating Haiti and the Dominican Republic. The Caribbean Community...

Brazilian Rapper ‘MC Daleste’ Shot and Killed While Performing

The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that Brazilian rapper Daniel 'MC Daleste' Pellegrine, was shot and killed while performing on stage this...

US Refuses to Recognize Venezuelan President-Elect Nicolas Maduro

The BBC is reporting that the United States government has not accepted the victory of Nicolas Maduro over opponent Henrique Capriles...

Holiday Gifts That Give Back

Writing for The Root,'s Editor-in-Chief Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D. offers some examples of six groups that are working to make...

'Shadeism': Colorism in the Muslim Diaspora

Writing for Aquila Style, writer Fatimah Jackson-Best explores the complicated issue of 'shadeism', commonly known as 'colorism' in the Muslim Diaspora....

Nobel Laureate Gabriel García Márquez Dies at 87

The world is mourning the loss of Nobel Laureate Gabriel García Márquez, who died of pneumonia at age 87. Márquez rose...

Brazil and Spain to Face Off in 2013 Confederations Cup Final

1 is reporting that Brazil and Spain will face-off in the Confederations Cup final on Sunday, June 30, 2013. For those...

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