Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. (November 29, 1908 — April 4, 1972) was an American politician and pastor who represented Harlem, New York City, in the United States House of Representatives (1945–71).
[Zimbabwe Standard]Corruption in our society has become a cancer to be fought with relentless determination.
2014 began with renewed concern about pollution in a part of the Italian territory known as the “ Terra dei fuochi ” (Land of Fires) [All links lead to Italian-language web pages unless otherwise noted]. In this area, which is located between Naples and Caserta, the Ecomafia has been disposing of toxic waste for years.
“Our society is a very traditional one, where not only men are against women, but women are even against themselves.
Greece’s public sector union ADEDY will launch a 24-hour strike tomorrow Wednesday, March 12th 2014, in order to protest the the measure of the so-called “availability” that sends home civil servants with 75% of their salary and eventually lays them off after seven months. The measure that will end up in laying off several thousands of civil servants is to be voted tomorrow at the Greek Parliament
Religious right-wing radio host Kevin Swanson used the animated film Frozen as his argument for attacking Disney’s opposition to the Boy Scouts of America’s ban on gay troop leaders, in audio published by Right Wing Watch on Monday. “Friends, this is evil, just evil,” Swanson said
Edward Snowden, the man who initiated the debate on mass surveillance and the National Security Agency (NSA), further added to this critical dialogue on March 10 at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. Through a video conference, Snowden spoke with two technology experts from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) on the role that the technology community has in the fight against the NSA