Archive | Europe RSS feed for this archive

Francisco Goya, the Social Revolutionist



Spanish Inquisition Photographic Depiction, Photo by Adrian Parker

Just as Johnson’s speech promoted the ideals of change and egalitarianism, many American’s hoped the current Obama administration would be able, in a few short months, to change the course of an American history built upon a foundation of inequity.

Continue reading...

Rebels Overthrow CAR President, Seize Bangui



President François Bozizé, Central African Republic, Photo by Brice Blondel for HDPTCAR

Alex Hamasaki, Student Intern Last Modified: 03:10 a.m. DST, 25 March 2013 BANGUI, Central African Republic – Rebels overthrew the Central African Republic’s President this Sunday. According to the Associated Press, the rebels, known as the coalition group Seleka,  declared that the country has “opened a new page in its history.” President Francois Bozize fled […]

Continue reading...

Muslim Brotherhood & Vatican Condemn UN Efforts to Eliminate Violence Against Women



Egyptian Woman Wearing Burqa, Photo by John Kelly

Alex Hamasaki, Student Intern Last Modified: 02:37 a.m. DST, 19 March 2013 EGYPT – The battle between cultural and universal human rights has resurfaced at the United Nations. The Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) held their 57th conference from March 4 – 15th to approve the declaration that would work toward the elimination […]

Continue reading...

Chicago Teen Fatally Shot After Obama Gun Violence Speech



President Barak Obama Speech, Photo by Penn State News

Patrice Ellerbe, Staff Writer Last Modified: 12:53 p.m. EDT, 21 February 2013 CHICAGO, IL. – Hours after President Barak Obama gave his Inaugural speech, in which he pushed for tighter gun control laws; a young woman was fatally shot only one mile from the President’s Chicago home. The victim was 18-year old Janay Mcfarlane. Earlier […]

Continue reading...

Paedophilia Sex Ring Busted in UK



Doll, Young Girl, Photo by Olga Santiago

Patrice Ellerbe, Staff Writer Last Modified: 13:14 p.m. EDT, 17 January 2013 OXFORD, England – Over eight years, girls as young as 11-years-old were exposed to unbelievable sexual acts and behavior. They were being trafficked around the UK by male gang members out of Oxford. The victims endured extreme physical and sexual violence, and some […]

Continue reading...

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 5,869 other followers