After last year’s protests across the United States over racial inequality, more universities have warmed to the idea that students should be segregated by race in clubs, diversity initiatives, housing, and conversations about race.
Come November, the University of Vermont … Read the rest
To meet a growing world population, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said America needs to stop wasting food, and people need to cut back on the amount of food on their plates.
Speaking at the National Press Club, the former Iowa … Read the rest
Wits University says it is aware of a voice note doing the rounds on social media claiming that at least one white student will need to be killed to get Vice-Chancellor Adam Habib’s attention.
In the audio a black woman … Read the rest
Julian Assange may have disappointed many with his failure to release information on Hillary Clinton during his latest press conference in Berlin.
The WikiLeaks founder made a video appearance on Tuesday morning for the 10-year anniversary of his site. He … Read the rest
Google is promoting the idea that ethnic minorities cannot be racist toward white people.
The tech giant’s search results appear to foreground left-leaning answers to this highly controversial question, rather than giving a view which reflects the fact there is … Read the rest
US diplomats will suspend discussions with Russia on reviving a September 9 ceasefire deal in Syria reached between Secretary of State John Kerry and Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
The American decision to suspended diplomatic relations, would make it impossible … Read the rest
German Chancellor Angela Merkel was shouted down by a huge crowd of angry protesters on Monday when she attended celebrations in the eastern city of Dresden to mark 26 years since Germany’s reunification.
Blaring whistles and angry voters chanting “Traitor … Read the rest
For 16 years, the McKinnons endured the worst of Zimbabwe’s land invasions. On their farm near Harare, they survived kidnapping, torture, imprisonment, eviction attempts and criminal accusations.
It all came to an end when Africans dragged their furniture from their … Read the rest
The United States’ first African-bribery case against a hedge fund is full of dramatic detail.
More than $100 million (paywall) in bribes, sometimes bags stuffed with cash, was paid from one of New York’s best known hedge funds, Och-Ziff Management … Read the rest
A second-year Port Elizabeth university student was raped‚ beaten with a pole and left for dead in bushes near Schoenmakerskop in an incident that bears chilling similarities to the brutal kidnap‚ rape and attempted murder of Alison Botha 22 years … Read the rest
Police in the Eastern Cape have arrested seven suspects linked with the violent murders of 22 people during ongoing taxi violence in Libode, Mthatha and Port St Johns in the Transkei.
A spokesman for the police, Mzukisi Fatyela said the … Read the rest
As a desperately tight window for the resumption of lectures at universities around the country starts to close, demonstraters at the centre of the fees revolt are planning guerrilla-style protest tactics to disrupt lectures this week.
At Wits University, where … Read the rest
Black protests of the fatal police shooting of a Ugandan emigre at an El Cajon strip mall in San Diego turned violent Thursday night, prompting the arrests of two men and the use of pepper balls by officers to disperse … Read the rest
A white East Tennessee State University student was arrested Tuesday week after wearing a gorilla mask and handing out fruit during a Black Lives Matter protest on campus, according to local reports.
Tristan Rettke was charged with “civil rights intimidation” … Read the rest