The race to become Britain’s next prime minister took a dramatic and surprising turn Thursday, with former London Mayor Boris Johnson — popular with the public and widely considered a front-runner — ruling himself out of the race after the … Read the rest
In recent years, as the American nation has grappled with its increasing racial diversity and divisions, so Stanford has created 15 new faculty positions – for emerging and established scholars – to help advance the complex study of race and … Read the rest
ANC mayoral candidate for Cape Town Xolani Sotashe denies that his selection was driven by the party’s fears of losing black voters in the Mother City’s townships.
For some, Sotashe was a surprise choice for Cape Town when the governing
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A Pennsylvania man who claimed for years to have escaped from Auschwitz, met track and field star Jesse Owens and Nazi doctor Josef Mengele, confessed on Friday that he had fabricated the entire story.
“I am writing today to apologize … Read the rest
French politicians are demanding that Britain takes back its border after voting to leave the European Union.
The Mayor of Calais Natacha Bouchart said an immigration deal which allows Britain to check passports in France, preventing migrants from crossing the … Read the rest
Russian President Vladimir Putin (pictured above) linked the results of the British referendum, Brexit, to the high concentration of power within the EU structure.
“The percentage of mandatory decisions made by the European Parliament is larger than that of mandatory … Read the rest
The United States Supreme Court on Thursday reaffirmed that the value of creating a diverse student body allows university officials to consider race in making admission decisions, upholding a University of Texas plan that has been the subject of years … Read the rest
France’s National Front party and Dutch anti-immigration lawmaker Geert Wilders called for referendums in their own countries on European Union membership Friday in the wake of the UK vote to leave the bloc.
Marine Le Pen, the leader of France’s … Read the rest
World stocks headed for one the biggest slumps on record on Friday as a decision by Britain to leave the European Union triggered 8 percent falls for Europe’s biggest bourses and a record plunge for sterling.
Such a body blow … Read the rest
David Cameron has resigned as Prime Minister after the UK public voted to leave the European Union in the referendum.
A tearful Mr Cameron – with his wife by his side – said he had already spoken to the Queen … Read the rest
Britain has voted to leave the European Union, with the Leave campaign securing around 51.8 per cent of the vote.
David Cameron (pictured above), who will address the nation shortly, is now facing calls to resign as Prime Minister, The … Read the rest