Trump administration to pull support for essential services helping 5 million people The Trump administration has announced it will cut all US funding for the main UN programme for Palestinian refugees, a move with potentially devastating impacts for five million people who rely on its schools, healthcare, and social services. “The United States will no […]
Irish Labour party vows to oppose visit US president to attend first world war centenary events Donald Trump will visit Ireland in November, it was confirmed on Friday. The president will also visit France to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the first world war. Related: Trump’s other wall: is his Irish resort […]
Rights groups say Nicaragua expels a UN human rights mission over damning report on rising repression in the country.
Russia accuses Ukraine of assassinating separatist leader of self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic.
Child protection advocates have highlighted how the words we use to describe survivors of child exploitation can stigmatize them. Here are some of the terms they suggest we all stop using.
The June 11 Focus story, “Rise of the ‘Jurassic Park’ generation,” was great! I am a longtime science teacher, and I, too, have seen the profound influence that this movie series has had on my students over the years. Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test? The fence in our side yard was covered […]
It is not only on Facebook that fake news about the Rohingya is spread, as Reuters discovered. View Entire Post ›
The decision to block foreign internet traffic from its voter hub is just the latest controversy to touch the state’s voting procedures. View Entire Post ›
Rumors that a man was killed while defending a woman from rape have fueled anti-immigrant protests in Germany, with mobs hunting people in the streets. Now the country’s biggest far-right party is planning a march of its own. View Entire Post ›