This week, Britain’s ITV showed a programme on Mary Seacole entitled “In the Shadow of Mary Seacole.” In some ways, the programme could have been titled, “Mary Seacole in the Shadow of British Racism.” Many people who initially celebrated the fact that ITV was telling the story of the woman labeled “The Greatest Black Briton” in 2004 were dismayed to find that the programme was put on the schedule at 10:40 pm. 1,069 more words
A power cut leaves Venezuela’s parliament in the dark as MPs were discussing electricity.
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The head of the coalition forces for Iraq and Syria tells the BBC that the Islamic State group is “a resilient and challenging foe” in the fight for Mosul. 8 more words
White Helmets Phenom
Unknown to most people, the White Helmets brand was conceived and directed…2,426 more words