The U.S. and the Taliban are set to sign a historic agreement that would pave the way to ending America's longest war, the bitter foes announced Friday, hours after Kabul said a week-long partial truce across Afghanistan would kick off this weekend. If that so-called "reduction...Read more
Thousands of people took part in vigils across Germany on Thursday after a gunman with apparent far-right beliefs killed nine people in an attack at a shisha bar and a cafe in the city of Hanau. Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned the "poison" of racism, as anger mixed with grief over the latest and deadliest attack linked to Germany's extreme right in...
Progressive podcast host Benjamin Dixon made a splash this week when he unearthed audio of presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg making racist comments to defend his policing record as mayor of New York City.
"That the Rohingya celebrate that finally, they're seen, they're recognized for what they've been through, and that justice may follow."
"The cat's out of the bag. The technology is here. Whether it's five years from now or 10 years from now or 50 years from now or 100 years from now, these sorts of things will inevitably start to happen. And I'm...