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Ghana Fest 2008

Ghana Fest 2008

In most cases, when Africans in the West gather together to celebrate their culture or commemorate some event in the home country, a lot of singing, (...)

by Gibril Koroma | August 2008 | 2461 views

Here comes the Obama-Biden Ticket!

Here comes the Obama-Biden Ticket!

Commentary By Jean Jacques Bosco, Vancouver, Canada. Greetings everyone, It was around 3:00 am on Saturday morning when I received on my cellular phone (...)

| August 2008 | 1005 views

A World Split Apart

A World Split Apart

Alexander Solzhenitsyn (who died last Sunday), was, in 1953, a prisoner at what the world would come to know through his writing as "The Gulag (...)

| August 2008 | 1001 views

OMFA Fund-raising Dance

OMFA Fund-raising Dance

OLD MAKENI FRANCISCANS ASSOCIATION (A SAINT FRANCIS SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS ASSOCIATION) OMFA - PHILADELPHIA CHAPTER IN VERITATE (...)

| July 2008 | 1238 views

A look at Britain's libel laws

A look at Britain’s libel laws

Commentary By George Monbiot monbiot.com After every test case, the media assume the worst is over: that Britain’s libel laws, designed to (...)

| July 2008 | 1035 views

Massive support for torture victims

Massive support for torture victims

Six United Nations entities regularly involved with issues relating to the prevention of torture and helping its victims have said that, despite a strong (...)

| June 2008 | 884 views

Special Report: What is Acupuncture?

Special Report: What is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture (from Lat. acus, "needle", and pungere, "prick") or in Standard Mandarin, zhe-n bia-n (a related word, zhe-n jiu, refers to acupuncture (...)

| June 2008 | 3408 views

Rachel Decoste, African-Canadian rising star

Rachel Decoste, African-Canadian rising star

Rachel Décoste is a software engineer who grew up in Orléans. She was born and raised in Ottawa and moved with her family to Orléans in 1981. She is (...)

| April 2008 | 1222 views