World News Iran denies role in bombing of Saudi oil facilities
Iranian officials categorically dismissed the accusation, saying Washington has shifted from a failed policy of “maximum pressure” to one of “maximum lying” and “deceit” against the Islamic Republic. President Hassan Rouhani of Iran said the recent drone attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure were a proportionate Yemeni response to years of daily destruction.
Updated Sep 18, 2019 - 9:31:46 AM
World News African Genesis Institute to build housing, school in Ghana
ACCRA, Ghana—The African Genesis Institute announced a highly ambitious plan to build housing and a school in Ghana. The organization announced the plans Aug. 22, to 95 travelers the group brought to Ghana to help celebrate the government-sponsored “Right of Return.”
Updated Sep 11, 2019 - 9:57:23 AM
World News Scottish university to pay $24M in slave-trade reparation
After irrefutable evidence of its links to the trans-Atlantic slave trade were recently exposed, a Scottish university has stepped forward to offer Sterling 20 million, slightly over $24 million, as a first-step payment for its role in the worst crime against humanity.
Updated Sep 6, 2019 - 9:21:35 AM
World News Art, activism and change in Sudan
Sudan’s military council and the main opposition coalition signed a power sharing agreement that is supposed to pave the way to a transition to civilian rule.
Updated Sep 5, 2019 - 9:07:15 PM
World News The history of Israel's illicit covert global arms trade
A 2018 press release issued by the U.S. Department of Treasury cited retired Israeli Defense Forces Major General Israel Ziv as using an agricultural company as a “cover” for the sale of $150 million worth of weapons to the government of South Sudan.
Updated Aug 6, 2019 - 1:43:08 PM