This week is 31 years since Ukraine became independent from the USSR and 6 months since Russia invaded. Ukraine’s biggest DJs are holding a huge rave in Lithuania to mark the occasion.
“There are also stories of grandchildren who have seen their grandparents sleep with knives under their pillows, perhaps stemming from a survival instinct developed during the days of Partition.”
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Illinois state senator Darren Bailey has since apologized “if in any way we diminished the pain being felt across our state today.”
“A Hindu neighbour warned my father about an attack on our house that was planned by a mob. We left our house and stayed in our barn where the cows were kept.”
Singapore celebrated its independence day on August 9. This year, we spoke to several Singaporeans abroad about the current state of the nation and their hopes for the future.
The video featured prominent LGBTQ advocates and urged everyone to #StandWithPride.
It’s still too early to tell the amount of damage caused by the quake.
“When I first came here, I was very into the idea of America as the land of opportunity for all, but now I know that the idea of equality in this country is a farce.”
Betsy Ross' flag is a reminder of slavery. We don't need it on shoes.
Marchers wore symbols including the Celtic cross and black sun, and carried anti-Islam banners as they shouted anti-refugee chants.