In this week’s episode of “Scheer Intelligence,” Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer interviews Boyah J. Farah, a nonfiction writer whose work has appeared in Salon and The Guardian.
Farah.. Huffington Post
One group is hoping to counter intolerance with a simple approach: sharing true stories of immigrant life.
Launched earlier this month, nonprofit community art blog Riding Up Front tells stories.. Huffington Post
On March 17, an editorial in the Yucatan Times condemned U.S. spring breakers onboard a cruise ship traveling off the shore of Cancun, Mexico for reportedly chanting “build that wall.”
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The United Nations has marked the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, by telling governments around the world that regulating “hate speech” is needed to “stand up for.. Source: Wochit News -
In Austin, Texas bands with members from Muslin-majority countries that were effect by Trump’s original travel ban played at the ‘ContraBanned’ showcase at the South by Southwest music festival... Source: Wochit Headline News -
The UN human rights chief takes aim at President Donald Trump, saying the United States needs better leadership to meet challenges like surging xenophobia and religious discrimination. Source: news across the world -
A Muslim woman who was photographed in the aftermath of Wednesday’s London attack is speaking out against the racist trolls who attempted to create a false and damaging narrative using her likeness... Huffington Post
WASHINGTON — Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) joined some 100 demonstrators outside U.S. Customs and Border Protection headquarters on Tuesday to send a message to President Donald Trump: Stop.. Huffington Post
Emel Parlar Dal, Marmara University; Ali Murat Kurşun, Marmara University, and Hakan Mehmetcik
The rift between Turkey and Europe is growing. From a Turkish perspective, Ankara’s long and winding.. Huffington Post
Passengers were reportedly stunned this month when a group of U.S. college students burst into chants of “Build the wall!” on a spring break cruise off the coast of Cancun, Mexico.
It’s.. Huffington Post
Racial issues continue to fester in America, but this has not instilled a sense of despair or hopelessness among black millennials, a new study finds. In fact, researchers say they have found the.. Huffington Post
Berkeley, California, has become the first U.S. city to yank investments and business dealings with any company aiming to work on President Donald Trump’s Mexican border wall.
The Berkeley City.. Huffington Post
This week we witnessed two contrasting systems of governance at work. In the Netherlands, we watched the divisive system of Western multi-party democracy struggle to contain volatile populism. In.. Huffington Post
Srinivas Kuchibhotla was a model new American. He was well-educated, hard-working, charming, and doggedly optimistic.
But he was also brown. And in America, that’s still reason enough to be.. Huffington Post
Jussie Smollett is taking President Donald Trump and his administration to task in his new video, “F.U.W. (F**ked Up World).”
Directed by Smollett, the black-and-white visual clip features the.. Huffington Post
At a vigil on the steps of the United States Capitol on Friday, Indian-American activists, politicians and their allies gathered to honor victims of hate violence in their communities.
Congresswoman.. Huffington Post
Could neo-nationalist leaders join hands across the world? Vladimir Putin (Russia) and Narendra Modi (India) in Goa, 2016.
Karoline Postel-Vinay, Sciences Po –.. Huffington Post
The diplomatic scandal between Turkey and the Netherlands continued for a fourth day on Tuesday, just hours ahead of the Dutch general election on Wednesday, when Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.. Zero Hedge