Stories from 8 March 2019
It appears that the government is attempting to muzzle citizens' freedom of expression and to prevent the free circulation of information.
Russia sends an official implicated in a sexual harassment scandal to the 2019 UN Commission on the Status of Women
Leonid Slutsky’s appointment as the head of a national delegation to a global forum on the status of women can only be regarded as an act of cruel trolling.
For nearly a day's time, most of Venezuela has been without electricity.
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"Everywhere in Harris’ book we are asked to look up. At the sky, at the sun, at houses built on stilts."
A nationalist vigilante group had pledged to break up the rally but the event went ahead without interruption.
“I have no other and no better guidance to offer to you than to commend to your attention the general principle of non-violence, in other words, self-purification.”
Chinese student organizations decried activist's talk on the mass incarceration of Uyghurs in Xinjiang as separatism “promoting ethnic hatred” and demanded McMaster university administrator to protect Chinese dignity.
"We need to consider that these meanings are not appropriate for our values or accepted by our society."