Madagascar joins Zambia in football boycott

Madagascar has joined Zambia in calling off a football match against South Africa in the wake of xenophobic attacks in Johannesburg and Pretoria. Source...

Indonesia is about to pass a law that would criminalize sex...

Indonesia is set to pass a highly controversial new penal code that would criminalize consensual sex outside of marriage and effectively outlaw same-sex...

‘Harriet’ Interviews at Urbanworld 2019

(L-R): Kasi Lemmons, Vondie Curtis-Hall and Henry Hunter Hall at the 23rd Annual Urbanworld Film Festival.Photo: The RootBefore she departed this earth, Harriet...

Beto O’Rourke Details His Plan To Legalize Marijuana In The U.S.

The former Texas congressman wants to grant clemency for marijuana possession sentences and give most weed business licenses to minority-owned shops. Source link

Nigerian police arrest three suspects linked with 'serial killings' of women

Three suspects, linked to a spate of killings targeting women in Nigeria's oil-rich Rivers State have been arrested, police said on Wednesday. Source link...

Malaysia, choked by smog of forest fires in Indonesia, issues 2...

As smog from Indonesia's sprawling forest fires chokes neighboring Malaysia, authorities there have distributed 2 million face masks to students in affected areas,...