Democrats say that the Republican push for tighter state voting laws is designed to make it hard for people of colour to vote.
George Floyd pleading for his life under the knee of a Minneapolis police officer has become a defining moment of our time. What began 10 months ago at the corner of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue has transformed into nothing less than an
President Joe Biden has begun to show that he is a man who can deliver. In a first of its kind and as a landmark gesture towards diversity in courts, Biden nominated several Black women, an Asian-American and the first Muslim ever to federal
Not only are young black men much more likely to be stopped and searched by the police, they are four times more likely to be detained under the current Mental Health Act. This has prompted the health secretary to finally agree to reforming
Inam Sakinah and her classmates will forever be known as the students who started medical school during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic. All of them had prepared for this step for years, taking hours of hard science classes in college, studying for the
The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted schedules of millions of people, regardless of whether they are on the work or home front. There is also another sector that has been badly hit: school students. Throwing the daily routine out of gear,
A Venezuelan soldier takes cover behind an armoured vehicle. For 48 hours he has ducked flying bullets. He is not on a battlefield but rather in a suburb of Caracas, the capital of violence-ridden Venezuela which in his own words is “a country at war.”
He’s a funny fellow, Boris Johnson, isn’t he? He relaxes “lockdown” too rapidly and too soon – I’m talking about the last two relaxations at least – and then starts “raging”, as the newspapers report, because not enough young folk have gotten