Zimbabwe to give black, white farmers 99-year leases

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Zimbabwe will issue 99-year leases to white farmers, according to a government circular, after new President Emmerson Mnangagwa said he would end discrimination along racial lines in more…

Children's TV teaches mass murderer 'a role model'

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_4649259" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Abu Jihad[/caption] Palestinian children's television has a long history of promoting violence, including a bunny character named Assud who was "martyred" after calling for the occupation of Israeli more…

Now, Canadians removing their historic statues

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBC) A statue of Edward Cornwallis, Halifax's controversial founder, was removed from the park that also bears his name Wednesday afternoon. Crews strapped the statue, hooked it on more…

Southern Morocco under snow for 1st time

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Morocco World News) After several decades of extremely dry weather, residents in southern regions of Morocco finally woke up this morning to an unusual snowfall that currently impacted more…

Islamic scholar taken into custody by French police

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) The prominent Swiss academic Tariq Ramadan, a professor of contemporary Islamic studies at the University of Oxford, has been taken into custody by French police following more…