Words like “freedom” and “justice”—so meaningless for so many—are imbued with new meaning and substance throughout the Middle East as many thousands assert a new political enfranchisement.
I’ve barely heard a televisual or newsprint word about the situations in South Africa, Brazil or the Philippines, but a lot about Queensland.
It was as simple as revenge, honor, and the joy of simple, all-out, bloodthirsty competition on the field.
If the vuvuzelas are where the line is to be drawn, where, exactly, do the antics of British fans fall?
Nigerians became prisoners in their own country with an ‘incommunicado status.’
All five of the employees continue to be harassed by the students they are cleaning up after.
Simelane, as a soccer player, represented a threat that Semenya, a runner, does not.
This is not the agency’s first attempt at policing sexuality under the guise of public health and disease prevention.
By adopting these children, Madonna is only continuing a long tradition of western colonization based in the belief that whiteness is ultimately superior to that of bodies of color.
The American public needs to know not only the cost of war in dollars and national debt, but what happens to the people who fight. This includes not only photos of coffins and funeral processions, but continued coverage of veterans issues.