As Trayvon Martin’s mother stood at the altar of Baltimore’s Empowerment Temple on Sunday, the Rev. Jamal-Harrison Bryant asked for anyone whose child had also been the victim of “senseless violence” to come forward…
“This is why the Occupy movement frightens the corporate elite. What fosters revolution is not misery, but the gap between what people expect from their lives and what is offered. This is especially acute among the educated and the talented.
South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has expressed his country’s willingness to enhance cooperation with India in a number of areas, like infrastructure development, training, trade relations and tourism. Zuma said “In our talks we reflected on how we can further translate our historical ties into meaningful socio-economic development cooperation. Progress is being made in that regard.”
Africa has made great headway over the past few years, writes Gao Xiqing, vice chairman and president of the China Investment Corporation and a co-chair of this year’s World Economic Forum on Africa..
A United Nations investigator probing discrimination against Native Americans has called on the US government to return some of the land stolen from Indian tribes as a step toward combatting continuing and systemic racial discrimination…