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UN: 50 million people lived in ‘modern slavery’ last year

By Jamey Keaten, Associated Press The U.N. labor agency estimates that some 50 million people worldwide were living in “modern slavery” - either in forced...

Slavery and war are tightly connected – but we had no idea just how...

By Monti Datta,University of Richmond; Angharad Smith, United Nations University, and Kevin Bales, University of Nottingham Some 40 million people are enslaved around the world...

Marine general takes over Africa Command, sees challenges

By Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press Marine Gen. Michael Langley took over as the top U.S. commander for Africa on Tuesday, heading U.S. military operations...

Why declaring monkeypox a global health emergency is a preventative step – not a...

By Kathryn H. Jacobsen, University of Richmond Countries that are members of the United Nations are obligated to report cases of unusual diseases that have...

Senate Poised to Confirm Marines’ First Black Four-Star General

By Stacy M. Brown, Senior National Correspondent, NNPA Newswire Thursday, July 28, could mark a historic day for the U.S. Marines. For the first time...