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In Africa, Trump's firing of Tillerson a new sign of neglect
In Africa, Trump's firing of Tillerson after 1st continental tour a new sign of neglect
The Latest: 'Black Panther' star speaks at UN event
'Black Panther' star Danai Gurira says the hit movie is showing the world that women and men 'can work shoulder to shoulder' and their abilities 'are equally valued in a society'
Int'l Women's Day: Protests, a strike, a Russian's apology
In many countries, International Women's Day events carried echoes of the #MeToo movement
Women strike, protest as the world marks Int'l Women's Day
Women across Europe and Asia shouted their demands for equality, respect and empowerment to mark International Women's Day, with protesters in Spain launching a 24-hour strike and crowds of demonstrators filling the streets of Manila, Seoul and New Delhi
The Latest: Italian actress calls on women to unite
Asia Argento, an Italian actress who helped launch the #MeToo movment, is launching a new movement, #WeToo, which aims to unite women against the power imbalance in favor of men
Blurred Lines: Six Countries That Totally Ignored Obama's Demands
It was a complete rebuff issued with blinding speed: Less than 24 hours after President Obama went on national television on Friday to warn Vladimir Putin that “there will be costs for any military intervention,” Russia’s military seized total control of Crimea. It’s embarrassing for...
Gays in Uganda 'At Risk' After Tabloid Publishes List
Gay individuals and those who were said to be gay in a Uganda tabloid report today could be "at risk in their local community," according to a human rights expert who has watched the anti-gay political movement in the country spread. The English-language tabloid Red Pepper published a list this
Obama: Uganda's Anti-Gay Legislation Is a 'Step Backward'
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. — President Obama today criticized Uganda’s new anti-gay legislation, which Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has said he will sign. In a statement released by the White House, Obama said he is “deeply disappointed” that Uganda is poised to ban gay relationships, warning...
The Global Note: For Syria, No "Plan B"?…For Gulf Women, A Brief Olympiad…"Global Weirdness"
SYRIA -BIG PICTURE…It’s a sad day for anyone searching for silver linings or diplomatic hopes in Syria. Whatever one thinks – or thought – of U.N. envoy Kofi Annan and his mediation effort, the fact is that he’s done, and as many have said over...