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On 2 October, Jamal Khashoggi entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in the hopes of obtaining a document to certify his divorce from his ex-wife. Jamal…View More Jamal Khashoggi’s Death: A Closer Look at Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
Over four years after the story of the Flint Water Crisis first made headlines around the world, the residents of Flint, Michigan, still do not…View More After over 1600 days, Flint, Michigan still does not have clean water
Prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi was brutally murdered on October 2nd in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. According to Turkish intelligence, Khashoggi was tortured and then…View More Up for sale – U.S. foreign policy is now value free
In 2012, Dr. Denis Mukwege delivered a poignant speech in front of the United Nations, criticising the administration of the Democratic Republic of the Congo,…View More Helper and Witness: The 2018 Nobel Peace Prize Winners
Here’s a thought; There is almost an undoubtedle chancethat something you have used today is madefrom the hands of modern-day slaves. Commonly used materials such…View More Who Picked Your Cotton?
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In July of 2018, the death of Deeqa Dahir Nuur after undergoing female genital mutilation launched a landmark investigation that many hoped would bring an…View More Somalia faces criticism over FGM policies after two girls die from the procedure
If you are not a Catholic, then it is easy to underestimate the political power the Pope still wields. He is the spiritual leader of…View More The Myth of the Liberal Pope