Stories about North America from October, 2017
A known fake news purveyor published disinformation that Sebastian Kurz expelled Soros' Open Society Foundations from the country. It's not the first time fake news producers connected the two.
Dylan Walker sang the song “China Dream and My Dream” during the country's October 1 national holiday, leading some netizens to speculate he was a paid propagandist for the government.
Basque sheep herders left their mark in remote forests across the American West across nearly a century. Now their words are being lost to climate change.
"...tenured women scientists are not paid salaries comparable to their male counterparts. They are more frequently overlooked for promotions and administrative positions."
Local media outlets in Puerto Rico are finding that key information about hurricane damage has been, as one US Congressman put it, "whitewashed."
"...it is giving voices to these indigenous women and not placing any judgement on the story they want to tell through this figure of Deer Woman."