Joe Biden has denounced the upsurge of violence against Asian-Americans. Reuters
President Biden is slowly restoring the US administration to its former glory. It is a whiff of fresh air to see the otherwise all-white management joined by people of colour and of diverse nationalities (“Black women, Asian American, Muslim are
I tell stories for a living, but I’m struggling with this. I don’t know how to make this into a story. Like others watching the recent rise in anti-Asian harassment and violence, I have been thinking of my parents, my in-laws and their friends. People who have
A new report released by Stop AAPI Hate revealed that since March 19, 2020, there have been 3,795 hate incidents targeting Asian Americans. That figure barely scratches the surface as most hate crimes go unreported. The rash of
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said he is “open to negotiations” to end the Ukraine war if the West accepts Moscow’s maximalist demand for recognition of Russian sovereignty over Ukrainian
Who can believe it’s nearly the end of 2022? This week we are looking back on a year of film and we have made a list of some of the movies we think were the best to come out over the past year.
Al Jazeera has on Tuesday submitted a request to the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague to investigate the killing of Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh by the Israeli security forces during a raid at Jenin, the refugee camp in the West Bank in May this year, and prosecute the perpetrators of the crime. The Al Jazeera channel
Countries gathered on Tuesday for the start of a key UN nature conference in Montreal, aiming to broker a new global agreement to protect what’s left of Earth’s wildlife and natural spaces. Negotiators hope that the two-week summit, known as COP15, yields a deal that ensures there is more “nature” — animals, plants, and healthy