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In the broad sweep of American history, certain years stand like grim mileposts. The year 1968, bathed in blood and drenched in sorrow, is one. The year 2020 may be another.
Love needs years to succeed, brutality minutes. We just saw an evidence of that on May 25 in the world’s most powerful democracy, the United States.
Video footage emerged showing, George Floyd, 46, groaning "please, I can't breathe" and "don't kill me" as a white policeman kneels on his neck.
George Floyd's death sparked nationwide protests demanding a reckoning with institutional racism that have sometimes resulted in clashes with police, but many officers took a less aggressive stance over the weekend when demonstrations were overwhelmingly peaceful.
I was a boy, and full of innocence and love, till I left Calcutta. But became a Bengali on landing in New Delhi.
Lebanon’s financial health is worsening. And it is not just because of the coronavirus. Its leaders are reportedly equally responsible for the state of the nation’s economy. Lebanon’s economy faces an “arduous and prolonged depression,” with real GPD projected
Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin just became the latest prominent Republican elected official to try to undermine democracy. Attorney General Bill Barr acknowledged yesterday that, despite President Donald Trump’s insistence, there was no evidence of voter fraud