Daily Archives: May 6, 2017

Brazilian Farmers Attack Indigenous Community Amid Land Claims Conflict

On Monday, thirteen members of an indigenous tribe in Brazil were hospitalized following a brutal attack at the hands of regional farmers. The group of farmers and landowners surrounded the Gamela tribe’s camp with guns, knives and clubs. Several members of the tribe were shot or stabbed. At least two […]

Outbreak Of Knife Violence In England: The Result Of Lack Of Trust In Police

Cases of knife crime are rising in England, and the public is worried. Young people, mainly men, arming themselves with knives has become a trend in Britain. A recent report from the Metropolitan Police provides data asserting that in this year alone, knife crimes in Britain has increased by 24 […]

Facebook Introduces 3,000 New Hate Speech And Harmful Acts Watchdogs

This week, Facebook’s Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg announced an addition of 3,000 jobs over the next year to its internal department dealing with content surveillance. The increase of positions is to be tacked onto a division already consisting of 4,500 people tasked with the duty of reviewing posts alleged […]

What A Le Pen Victory Would Mean For France

On Sunday the 7th of May, French voters will participate in the final round of the French Election determining who will be their next President. Their choices are between two candidates; Emmanuel Macron, an independent centrist and founder of the En Marche! party, and Marine Le Pen, of the right-wing […]