Brazil ranks 1st in Latin America for femicides in 2017 in a recent report

“Femicide is the most extreme expression of violence against women. Neither the criminal classification of this…

Police silently watches Alt-Right groups attack LGBT protesters in Ukraine

The army of activists met with violent alt-right demonstrators who attacked the group with smoke bombs…

Two-thirds of African cities face ‘extreme climate risk’

"Africa's megacities already face issues like lack of clean water, sanitation and shelter." The study found…

Black Tunisians demand equality, in face of racism

Slavery was formally abolished in Tunis and in part of what forms modern-day Tunisia in 1846.…

To close academia’s gender gap, Ireland announces women-only professorships

"This is one part of an overall package to help universities, but I also believe it…

Sri Lankan President dissolves parliament amid political crisis

Vijitha Herath, spokesperson for the leftist Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP), said the dissolution violated the constitution…

Rohingya refugees fearful of ‘Forcible Repatriation’ to Myanmar

“If we go back, they can kill us, they can torture us. We have already lost…