July 29, 2022
U.S. Congressional Black Caucus applauds Dr. Ali’s vision, voice in international diplomacy – News Room Guyana
The REDress Project and between us at Brandeis One of the dresses in The REDress Project on the Brandeis campus. Photo: Toni Shapiro-Phim Two recent exhibits curated by Toni Shapiro-Phim This fall, people crossing the Brandeis campus encountered empty red dresses mounted in outdoor spaces. All were a part of The REDress Project, an installation […]
Earlier this month, when the 2022 Emmy nominations were announced, one show added 11 nods to its title of most decorated reality program in history: RuPaul’s Drag Race. The show’s matriarch has always said drag would “never go mainstream”, and infamously declared he would rather have an enema than an Emmy. Since its humble campy […]
July 28, 2022
Odessa, Ukraine, July 28, 2022 — The International Rescue Committee is making an urgent plea for immediate solutions to solve bureaucratic and safety challenges at Ukraine’s Black Sea ports to ensure grain can reach extremely food insecure people in East Africa and around the world.
Marysia Zapasnik, Ukraine Country Director for the International […]
July 27, 2022
27 July 2022, China: Vice Minister Ma Youxiang addressed the Second International Forum on Black Soil Conservation and Utilization and the Eighth Lishu Black Soil Forum held in Changchun, Jilin Province, on July 22, 2022. Jing Junhai, Secretary of the CPC Jilin Provincial Committee, Hou Jianguo, President of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Sun Qixin, President […]
American Black Film Festival continues to grow. The esteemed film festival is set to return to the U.K. this year with its global screening series during the 5th annual S.O.U.L. Fest. Nicole Friday, left, Issa Rae and Jeff Friday attend the opening night premiere of “Civil” on June 15, 2022 at the 2022 American Black […]
In this frame grab from video provided by Roscosmos, Russian cosmonauts Sergey Korsakov, Oleg Artemyev and Denis Matveyev are seen during a welcome ceremony after arriving at the International Space Station, on March 18, the first new faces in space since the start of Russia’s war in Ukraine. The crew emerged from the Soyuz capsule […]
July 26, 2022
TO: Hon. Joseph R. Biden, Jr. President of the United States Hon. Kamala D. Harris Vice President of the United States CC: Hon. Merrick B. GarlandAttorney General Hon. Alejandro Mayorkas Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Hon. Antony Blinken Secretary of the Department of . . .
News Release July 25, 2022 Yesterday, the renowned international placemaking organization Project for Public Spaces named the City of Toronto as the host city for the 11th International Public Markets Conference. City staff and public market partners have worked together to secure this important conference for Toronto, which will showcase the city’s strong market network […]
July 25, 2022
The head of Russia’s investigative committee has said Moscow charged 92 members of Ukrainian armed forces with crimes against humanity and proposed an international tribunal backed by countries including Bolivia, Iran and Syria. Key points: More than 40 countries agreed earlier this month to coordinate investigations into suspected war crimes in Ukraine There have also […]