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African nations seek funds as cost of climate change rises

By Wanjohi Kabukuru, Associated Press From drought to cyclones and sea level rise, the cost of damage caused by climate change in Africa will only...

‘The Mandela Act’ Aims to Set Clear Definition of Solitary Confinement in CA Prisons

By Edward Henderson, California Black Media Assemblymember Chris Holden (D-Pasadena), a member of the California Legislative Black Caucus and Chair of the Assembly Appropriations Committee,...

What the US can learn from apartheid-era book bans in South Africa

By Helen Kapstein, John Jay College of Criminal Justice “Beloved.” “The Hate U Give.” “Maus.” “Burger’s Daughter.” Each of these books has been banned at some...

Zimbabwe debuts gold coins as legal tender to stem inflation

By Farai Mutsaka, Associated Press Zimbabwe has launched gold coins to be sold to the public in a bid to tame runaway inflation that has...

Burying The Past And Building The Future In Post-Apartheid South Africa

With the recent deaths in 2021 of South African Anglican Bishop Desmond Tutu on Dec. 26 and Frederik Willem (F.W.) de Klerk on Nov....