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'A story about freedom': artist set to re-enact largest slave revolt in US history

Hundreds of people dressed in costume will reconstruct the largely forgotten 1811 Louisiana slave uprisingIn the middle of a grassy traffic island, a...

'A story about freedom': artist set to re-enact largest slave revolt in US history

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'A story about freedom': why an artist is re-enacting a forgotten slave revolt Hundreds of people dressed in costume will reconstruct an 1811 Louisiana slave uprising, the largest in US historyIn the middle of a grassy traffic i...
09:36, 2019-11-08

'Freedom or death!': bringing America's largest slave revolt back to life – video Performance artist Dread Scott recreates the largely untold story of the 1811 slave rebellion in southern Louisiana. Winding through old plantation c...
17:08, 2019-11-14

Mocking Slave Owners and Celebrating Freedom Take in the subversive beauty of J’ouvert, a Caribbean street party in Brooklyn. Revelers go all out....
03:12, 2019-09-03

'Freedom or death': a slave rebellion returns to life – video Performance artist Dread Scott recreates the largely untold story of the 1811 slave rebellion in southern Louisiana. Winding through old plantation c...
17:48, 2019-11-14

An Artist’s March to Freedom Dread Scott’s re-enactment of a slave rebellion in Louisiana draws on hundreds of participants — and bold ideas of freedom....
21:52, 2019-11-06

Artist, researcher displays Newfoundland’s connections to slave trade An art installation at this year's Bonavista Biennale is shining a light on a dark corner of Newfoundland's history - slave ships that were built on ...
15:56, 2019-09-09

Local artist paints largest mural in Tucson TUCSON – A Tucson muralist is at it again. Joe Pagac is now working on the Old Pueblo’s largest mural, located near the intersection of Grant Road an...
22:24, 2019-06-14

‘This isn’t just a stupid story, it’s a big story’: An oral history of Sharpiegate A tale of two diverging storm systems — Hurricane Dorian and President Trump’s tweets — as told by the people who weathered them....
17:48, 2019-09-13

A Chef Tells the Story of the Slave Trade Through Dinner Eric Adjepong, a Ghanaian-American chef and finalist on “Top Chef,” cooks the meal he was unable to finish on the recent season finale....
16:24, 2019-05-17

Austria's FPÖ Freedom Party: A Turbulent History Chaired by a former Nazi functionary and SS officer more than 60 years ago, the Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) has taken a controversial path through...
01:08, 2019-05-19

PICS: Local artist breaks Guinness World Record for largest artwork made from coffee grounds Percy, who has become famous for his salt art, teamed up with company Sound Idea Sessions to take on the challenge....
20:08, 2019-09-13

Walgreens explores going private in what could be largest LBO in history Walgreens Boots Alliance has a market capitalization of roughly $55 billion, making it a large purchase for a single buyer....
22:36, 2019-11-05

The Brazilian street artist who brings history to graffiti Eduardo Kobra is a Brazilian street artist known for colourful historical figures and places....
12:08, 2019-05-19

Augusta Savage: the extraordinary story of the trailblazing artist Her groundbreaking leaps forward for women of colour in the world of art might have been overlooked but a new exhibition hopes to correct thatIn 1939...
09:16, 2019-05-08

Purdue OxyContin settlement would rank among largest in pharma history OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP has reached a tentative multibillion-dollar agreement with some plaintiffs aimed at settling thousands of lawsuits o...
22:44, 2019-09-11

Hundreds released in largest mass commutation of prisoners in U.S. history History will be made on Monday when the state with the highest incarceration rate in the country carries out the largest single-day commutation of pr...
18:48, 2019-11-04

Baylor announces $100M gift, largest in university’s history WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University has announced a $100 million donation that administrators say is the largest gift in school history. A Baylor st...
16:36, 2019-05-06

US to stage its largest climate strike in history: 'Somebody must sound the alarm' Actions planned in more than 1,000 locationsUnions and some companies support school students’ actionWhy are people striking? The climate crisis expl...
09:08, 2019-09-20

450 inmates released in largest single-day mass commutation in U.S. history The release of inmates, all with convictions for low-level drug and property crimes, resulted from a bill signed by new Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt....
17:08, 2019-11-05

Artist Paints Famous Pakistani Women Through History to Empower Others Maliha Abidi has gathered portraits of powerful Pakistani women in a book, "Pakistan for Women."...
21:24, 2019-07-29

Australians rally as the world gears up for what could be the largest climate protest in history Getty Images Australians from across the country gathered on Friday as part of a global climate protests being held around the world. Australia was...
08:12, 2019-09-20

Warren under attack as Democrats spar in largest primary debate in US history Twelve Democrats targeted Warren over healthcare, taxes and big tech in first debate since Trump impeachment inquiryDemocratic debate – live updatesE...
06:44, 2019-10-16

Lucara finds largest uncut diamond in recent history in Botswana mine Lucara Diamond Corp has unearthed the largest uncut diamond in recent history in its Karowe mine in Botswana, the Canadian company said on Thursday, ...
21:56, 2019-04-25

Officials say they’ve seized over 16 tons of cocaine at a Philadelphia port in one of the largest busts in US history PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Officials say they’ve seized over 16 tons of cocaine at a Philadelphia port in one of the largest busts in US history....
22:12, 2019-06-18

Swine fever in Asia largest animal disease outbreak in history, experts say The FAO said in a report late Thursday that more than 3.7 million pigs in the region had been culled since the outbreak began in China last August....
18:48, 2019-06-21

First the New Yorker profiled Romare Bearden. Then the artist and activist decided to tell his own story, in pictures. Now Bearden, one of the greatest black artists of the 20th century, gets a rare show in Atlanta....
14:12, 2019-10-09

Venezuela’s Juan Guaido calls for ‘largest march in history’ amid violent protests Venezuelans are expected to take to the streets on Wednesday for what opposition leader Juan Guaido pledged would be the "largest march" in the count...
15:44, 2019-05-01

Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon reenact their 'Friends' scene Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon delighted fans by reliving some of their best moments as sisters in "Friends."...
15:44, 2019-10-19

Billboard Music Awards 2019: Drake wins top award, becomes the winningest artist in history Mother's Day is in a couple weeks, but rap star Drake gave his mom an early gift with a heartfelt speech when he won the night's top honor ...
06:08, 2019-05-02

James Van Der Beek's Kids Adorably Reenact His Dancing With the Stars Performance Dawson's kids are dancing stars in the making! On Dancing With the Stars on Monday, contestants danced to Disney songs and dressed up like characters...
21:20, 2019-10-19

Paddington Bear voiceover artist's house: West Kensington home of Toy Story and Noddy actor for sale Recently refurbished, the four-bedroom Victorian house in the peaceful residential roads between Brook Green and Shepherd's Bush is priced £2,575,000...
09:00, 2019-05-15

When You Become Part of TV History: A Law & Order: SVU Story Feeling your body immediately break out into a full sweat as a wave of excitement and nervous energy washes over you is a strange feeling, but as an ...
17:28, 2019-09-27

10 most surprising Week 3 NFL breakouts: Daniel Jones leads largest Giants comeback since 1970, Kyle Allen makes history A top-six draft pick and an undrafted free agent jumped onto the scene at quarterback in Week 3...
21:52, 2019-09-23

The Story Behind The Biggest Brawl In WNBA History Last month, Brittney Griner of the Phoenix Mercury and Kristine Anigwe of the Dallas Wings got into a fight, which resulted in six ejections and five...
20:56, 2019-09-12

The chilling story of one of the most fierce fights in boxing history The tragic story of 1991's Fight of the Year between Robert Quiroga and Kid Akeem The post The chilling story of one of the most fierce fights in box...
05:08, 2019-06-15

Does the Brewer Cave Story Unlock a Hidden History? Pseudo archaeology, and some of its more controversial claims, have long been the subject of extensive debate among mainstream scholars and the gener...
00:12, 2019-10-27

Nassau County authorities execute largest fentanyl bust in county’s history Long Island authorities recovered 400 grams of fentanyl in what they’re calling the largest bust of its kind — squashing a drug ring that was b...
02:00, 2019-11-07

New York City to unveil largest rainbow pride flag in city’s history New York is coming out in a larger-than-life way this Pride Month, unveiling the biggest pride flag in the city's history on Friday. But it won't be ...
21:28, 2019-06-12

A History of Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn's Gorgeous Love Story Taylor Swift appears to have found her endgame. Today, May 16, marks two years since the "Dress" singer's relationship with Mary Queen of Scots acto...
18:20, 2019-05-16

Climate change protests: Londoners join 'largest demo in history' as millions take to streets around world Schoolchildren from across London today joined a worldwide climate change protest in which millions of people are expected to take to the streets....
13:16, 2019-09-20

Trump administration boasts of promoting 'freedom gas' and 'freedom molecules' The Energy Department has coined the terms "freedom gas" and "freedom molecules" to describe its energy export agenda, eliciting derision from critic...
22:12, 2019-05-29

New York Pride 2019: Millions turn out for one of the largest gay pride parades in history as Caracas, Istanbul and Singapore join celebrations The streets of New York were awash with rainbow flags on Sunday as millions celebrated one of the largest LGBTQ+ parades in history....
11:36, 2019-07-01

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 19: Joi, 'Freedom' x Various Artists, 'Freedom' Since today is Juneteenth (in celebration of June 19, 1865, the day the slaves in Texas learned they were freed), I decided to drop a two-fer in the ...
19:28, 2019-06-19

It's a Love Story: The History of Taylor Swift's Fiercely Tight Bond With Her Parents Taylor Swift has gotten a ton of musical mileage out of the romantic relationships that have come and gone in her life, but those guys haven't been t...
21:12, 2019-08-13

Green Valley school attempts to break record for largest stamp and largest envelope GREEN VALLEY, Ariz – Continental Elementary School celebrated National Thank You Letter Day and Guinness World Records Day by attempting to bre...
05:24, 2019-11-15

World Press Freedom Day: 'We have the tools to protect press freedom — we need the will' On World Press Freedom Day, Silvia Chocarro, Head of Protection at ARTICLE 19, the international freedom of expression organization, joins DW Freedom...
11:20, 2019-05-03

World's largest Ouija board to summon world's largest ghost in Salem this weekend The Ouija board contains multitudes, serving as a tangible expression of humanity’s desire for an afterlife and its enduring hope that, if one tries ...
00:52, 2019-10-11

Opinion: The revolt of the masses 2.0 The French revolution overthrew aristocracy, the velvet one ousted Communist regimes. Today, says Ivaylo Ditchev, massed ranks of digital natives are...
23:08, 2019-05-31

Amazon set for facial recognition revolt Investors are to vote on whether the firm should continue selling its facial ID tech to the police....
01:32, 2019-05-22

Republicans drop their revolt against Trump on Syria The Republican rebellion against President Donald Trump was short-lived.Republicans unleashed perhaps their most aggressive outcry of the Trump era a...
03:28, 2019-10-16

Ryanair boss could get €99m bonus despite shareholder revolt Michael O’Leary may benefit from fixed-price shares after 50.5% remuneration approval Almost half of Ryanair shareholders have voted against a contro...
03:48, 2019-09-20

Can a Woman Who Is an Artist Ever Just Be an Artist? The lives of two painters, Celia Paul and Cecily Brown, tell very different stories about what it takes to thrive in a medium historically dominated ...
12:16, 2019-11-07

Republicans revolt against White House budget plan Senate Republicans are rebelling against the Trump administration’s proposed fix to a fiscal pile-up this fall, rejecting a one-year stopgap funding ...
21:12, 2019-07-03

More Than Music: Diddy’s Revolt Summit Touches Down in Los Angeles After conquering the Billboard charts with Bad Boy Entertainment, the beverage industry with Ciroc, fashion with Sean John, and both film and televis...
19:04, 2019-10-28

Republicans fear 'suburban revolt' against Trump in 2020 Secret recording of Texas House speaker and influential conservative indicates worries about waning support in suburbsSome Republicans are sounding t...
01:24, 2019-10-17

Passengers revolt as cruise turns into ‘holiday from hell’ Furious passengers aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship staged a near-mutiny because their “Mystical Fjords” tour turned into a “holiday from hell” wh...
18:00, 2019-10-09

Deadspin staffers revolt against order to cover just sports An internal revolt is underway at news site Deadspin as staffers refuse to follow orders from their G/O Media bosses to file only sports stories. On ...
22:16, 2019-10-29

The Ionian Revolt - Prelude to the Graeco-Persian Wars The Ionian Revolt was a series of revolts that broke out in Asia Minor at the beginning of the 5th century BC. At that time, the whole of Asia Minor ...
20:40, 2019-10-07

RNC: Impeachment revolt adding money, volunteers, and even Democrats The Democratic push for impeachment of President Trump is boosting the GOP base, padding already record-breaking donations, and even luring in some D...
22:48, 2019-10-31

Amazon defeated Rekognition revolt by a large margin Ballot to ban sales of Rekognition system to police attracted less than 3% of investors' votes....
14:00, 2019-05-27

A Musical Revolt Succeeds: WNYC, in a Reversal, Keeps ‘New Sounds’ After an outcry, the station decided to continue to air its influential, eclectic new music program, which has been a tastemaker since 1982....
20:36, 2019-10-21

Lebanon's mass revolt against corruption and poverty continues Dissent gains momentum with country’s largest protests since Cedar revolution of 2005The largest protests in Lebanon in 14 years are set to shut down...
21:00, 2019-10-20

Puerto Rico Is on the Brink of Full-Blown Revolt The last decade in Puerto Rico has been a constant stream of disaster and oppression, from the U.S. government’s unelected fiscal control board and t...
16:40, 2019-07-18

Penn volleyball’s season of revolt canceled over ‘vulgar’ posters The remainder of the University of Pennsylvania women’s volleyball season was canceled following the administration’s discovery of “vulgar, offensive...
18:52, 2019-11-14

Venezuela: loyalists defiant but doubts linger after failed revolt A conclave of the ruling Socialist party invoked the example of the late Hugo Chávez, but a high-profile defection has left questions about the exten...
09:20, 2019-05-09

Deadspin writers revolt, say they’re quitting over ‘stick to sports’ memo Things are spinning out of control over at Deadspin. Several staffers at the news site announced their resignations on Wednesday — amid a struggle wi...
00:04, 2019-10-31

'There Was Something Else Ground Up in the Ice Cream.' Children Revolt at Plant-Based Treats. Food companies are serving up ice cream and frosty treats made from beets, spinach and soy; ‘It does not sound like summertime.’...
05:28, 2019-08-05

Askia the Great: Revolt Leader to Powerful Songhai Emperor Muhammad I Askia (also known as Askia the Great) was one of the most important emperors of the Songhai Empire. Askia came to power in 1493, when he o...
11:52, 2019-05-02

Order to ‘stick to sports’ has Deadspin site in open revolt Staff members at the web site Deadspin are openly protesting -- even mocking -- orders by their parent company not to post articles that have nothing...
23:00, 2019-10-30

Republicans threaten revolt, may block Trump's Mexico tariffs Republicans are warning that President Donald Trump could face a shocking rebellion against him on the Senate floor if the president slaps Mexico wit...
22:04, 2019-06-04

Labour revolt over candidate who shared image of Theresa May with gun to her head Prominent Labour women are demanding the party block a general election candidate who shared an image of Theresa May with a gun to her head from stan...
14:28, 2019-11-09

Brooklyn apartment residents revolt against plan for face-tracking cameras  Atlantic Plaza Towers is an apartment complex in Brooklyn where the landlord has been making preparations to add another layer to existing security e...
04:08, 2019-05-31

Von der Leyen facing revolt over commissioner's 'Protecting European Way of Life' title Center-left European parliamentarians have warned incoming European Commission head Ursula von der Leyen they will block her team line-up if she keep...
21:44, 2019-09-19

Before they inevitably revolt, watch a bunch of tiny robots play soccer If you’ve ever wondered what the robot apocalypse would look like, look no further than what unfolded on the lawn outside of MIT’s Buildi...
17:36, 2019-11-08

Trump left isolated as Republican allies revolt over US withdrawal from Syria Mitch McConnell and Lindsey Graham lead condemnation of foreign policy move that could prove ‘disaster in the making’Donald Trump was dangerously iso...
02:48, 2019-10-08

Google the latest company to face worker revolt over immigration policy Employees urged the tech giant not to work with US agencies involved with the separation and detention of immigrantsLast week, Google became the late...
16:48, 2019-08-23

Donald Trump isolated as Republican allies revolt over US withdrawal from Syria Lindsey Graham and Mitch McConnell lead condemnation of foreign policy move that could prove ‘disaster in the making’Donald Trump was dangerously iso...
13:44, 2019-10-08

Rise up, rebel, revolt: how the English language betrays class and power From Boris Johnson’s Latin to everyday Anglo-Saxon – what can the history of modern English tell us about our fractured society?Boris Johnson is know...
14:16, 2019-09-06

Mexican police revolt against plans to absorb officers into new National Guard Hundreds of federal police blocked highways in and around the Mexican capital Wednesday in open revolt against plans to absorb the officers into the ...
03:32, 2019-07-04

Oregon Teachers Stage Mass Walkout as Teacher Revolt Continues to Spread Teachers strikes and walkouts continued to sweep the country this week, as Oregon teachers took personal days off school on Wednesday to protest at s...
15:08, 2019-05-09

Trump faces growing Republican revolt over Mexico tariffs – live updates Senate Republicans dismiss Trump’s plan and threaten vetoPresident wants to slap tariffs on goods imported from MexicoSign up for the US briefing and...
15:32, 2019-06-05

Authors of punk history mainstay Please Kill Me preparing an oral history of Charles Manson and his "girls" First published back in 1996, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain’s Please Kill Me helped kick off a new trend in the world of music journalism, employing...
22:36, 2019-08-10

The Handmaid’s Tale hides one interesting story inside a three-story dud Back in season two, I wrote, naively it seems, that The Handmaid’s Tale was transitioning into something that might better be called The Handmaid Tal...
05:16, 2019-07-04

Silicon Valley revolt: meet the tech workers fighting their bosses over Ice, censorship and racism Whether it’s protesting projects with immigration authorities or walking out to demand better treatment of women, activism has entered tech with a fo...
13:04, 2019-05-01

Google is going through a slow-motion employee revolt and its cofounders are missing in action (GOOG, GOOGL) As tensions have mounted between Google employees and leadership, the company's cofounders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, are missing in action. None o...
18:08, 2019-10-09

Paul Maidment, media exec who kicked off Deadspin revolt with ‘stick to sports’ memo, resigns The media executive who kicked off a staff revolt at news web site Deadspin has resigned. Paul Maidment, editorial director of Deadspin’s parent comp...
18:48, 2019-11-05

Council vows to block plans for £42m cycle lane in Notting Hill after celebrity-backed revolt Council bosses have vowed to block a controversial £42 million cycle lane through Notting Hill and Holland Park after a celebrity-backed revolt ....
12:24, 2019-06-14

Save coal, lose youth vote? Far-right German party faces climate policy revolt A youth wing of Germany's far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) has called on the party to rethink its climate scepticism, which includes defending...
16:08, 2019-05-29

Vogue's 'Forces of Fashion' Gives Cardi B a Grammy-Worthy Birthday Cake—and Reveals the Black History Behind Beyoncé's History-Making Cover When Cardi B showed up at the 2019 Grammys wearing a vintage Thierry Mugler gown inspired by Botticelli’s “Birth of Venus” (colloquially known as “Ve...
16:12, 2019-10-11

Gay History Is Black History: These 10 Icons Prove It LGBTQ African Americans have always been here. (Drag) Kings and Queens, dykes, homos, gender nonconforming, same-gender loving, queer and trans folk ...
19:16, 2019-06-29

Butcher joined by Felicity Kendal and Jeremy Clarkson in revolt against £42m cycle lane plan in Notting Hill A butcher is leading a celebrity-backed revolt against plans to build a £42 million cycle lane through one of London's most affluent neighbourhoods....
11:44, 2019-06-12

Top Dawg Entertainment to Co-Chair REVOLT Summit Los Angeles; Snoop Dogg, Killer Mike, Angela Rye and More Confirmed Fresh from several viral moments in Atlanta, the REVOLT Summit is rounding out the fall season by traveling to Los Angeles at the end of October....
20:12, 2019-10-09

Amid a company meltdown and employee revolt, WeWork is sponsoring LinkedIn ads offering to help address 'lagging team morale' AP Photo/Mark Lennihan WeWork has at least one promoted ad on LinkedIn offering to advise employers on how to reinvigorate "lagging team morale." For...
23:44, 2019-10-09

AAFCA and Revolt TV Partner For New Culture Series, Short and Fresh; Announce Call For ‘Hip-Hop Identity’ Films from Young Creatives There’s always room for fresh voices and the African American Film Critics Association and Revolt TV seem to agree....
17:52, 2019-06-06

Nancy Pelosi Holds Closed Door Meeting With House Democrats to Quell Growing Revolt Calling for Impeachment House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is facing a growing swell from a group of valiant Democrats inside her own caucus who want their team to stop sitting on i...
18:28, 2019-05-22

What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July? Editor’s Note: In 1852, the Rochester Ladies’ Anti-Slavery Association invited abolitionist, activist and statesman Frederick Douglass to speak at th...
15:16, 2019-07-04

Toy Story 4 review – new characters but the same old Story It may only be a repeat of earlier ideas and plotlines, but compare it to the fourth films in other franchises and Pixar’s latest is an amusing and c...
18:36, 2019-06-13

'Harriet' director knows you don't want to see another slave film Kasi Lemmons is all too aware of the difficulty filmmakers face when tackling movies about slavery....
16:56, 2019-10-30

In Alabama, commemoration set for ‘last slave ship’ MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Experts are set to release details on the discovery of the last ship known to have brought enslaved people from Africa to the Uni...
07:48, 2019-05-30

‘Slave Play’ is Coming to Broadway After a buzzed-about Off Broadway run, Jeremy O. Harris’s provocative exploration of race relations and sexuality will open at the Golden Theater....
17:24, 2019-07-11

So, What Exactly Does One Wear to a Slave Rebellion Reenactment, Anyway? Last weekend, realizing of the vision of artist Dread Scott, hundreds of volunteers—in costume as 19th-century enslaved people—marched 26 miles to Ne...
22:48, 2019-11-14

Last survivor of US slave ships discovered A woman kidnapped from West Africa by slave traders lived until 1937 in Alabama, researchers say....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Last known US slave ship found in Alabama The Clotilda was found by SEARCH Inc in collaboration with the Alabama Historical Commission The last ship known to smuggle slaves from Africa to the...
14:16, 2019-05-23

Former ‘sex slave’ of self-help guru testifies at his trial NEW YORK (AP) — A former follower of a self-help guru is telling a jury how the leader created a sorority of sex slaves under his command. The testim...
21:40, 2019-05-17

Uptown, He Has ‘Slave Play.’ Downtown, He Has a Nom de Plume. Jeremy O. Harris has secretly written and will star in “Black Exhibition,” a choreopoem that begins performances this week at the Bushwick Starr....
16:12, 2019-11-04

‘Slave Play’ may be provocative, but it sure isn’t selling tickets The New York Times has a new darling: Jeremy O. Harris, whose “Slave Play” began previews Tuesday at the Golden Theatre after last year’s sold-out ru...
00:16, 2019-09-13

1st black priest in US, ex-slave, positioned for sainthood SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Pope Francis has positioned for sainthood a former slave and the first known black Roman Catholic priest in America. The pon...
22:32, 2019-06-12

Slave markets found on Instagram and other apps Domestic workers have been illegally sold via Instagram and other apps on Google and Apple's stores....
17:08, 2019-11-01

Last Known U.S. Slave Ship, the Clotilda, Said to Have Been Discovered In Alabama On Wednesday researchers announced they’ve located the remains of the last known ship known to bring enslaved Africans to what we now call The United...
20:52, 2019-05-25

Are your tinned tomatoes picked by slave labour? How the Italian mafia makes millions by exploiting migrants. By Tobias Jones and Ayo AwokoyaOn 6 August last year, 14 immigrant farmhands in Foggia, ...
08:36, 2019-06-20

When Life Gives You Parkinson’s podcast: Slave to the pill An important medication for Parkinson's will not be available until July 2020. Larry Gifford discusses why....
12:17, 2019-09-18

Self-improvement guru set to face ‘sex slave’ accusers NEW YORK (AP) — Women who prosecutors say were once loyal followers of a disgraced self-improvement guru are set to testify against him at a New York...
15:12, 2019-05-05

Another man says he was sex slave at Bronx juvenile detention center Alsanne Keita says he was 15 years old at the time when employee Natalie Medford repeatedly raped Keita during his detention....
03:56, 2019-07-17

Apartment rented by Nxivm exec was actually used for sex slave While the upstate New York hideaway was rented by bookkeeper Kathy Russell, it was secretly inhabited by "Grandmaster" Keith Raniere's first sex slav...
12:20, 2019-06-04

Nxivm ‘sex slave’ says she had to sign non-compete contract Nxivm’s sex slaves had to demonstrate the ultimate loyalty to their masters — by inking non-compete contracts, a former member testified Monday. The ...
21:32, 2019-06-10

The Kingdom of Hayti and the Slave that Pronounced Himself King Marvel’s blockbuster “Black Panther,” which recently became the first superhero drama to be nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award, takes place i...
11:36, 2019-06-04

Of Course Mitch McConnell's Ancestors Were Slave Owners NBC News has discovered that Mitch McConnell, a staunch opponent of reparations, is descended from slave owners....
17:20, 2019-07-09

McConnell: Obama is descended from slave owners too Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell responded to a report that his ancestors owned slaves by comparing himself to former President Barack Obama. &...
16:12, 2019-07-10

Displaying, not Hiding, the Reality of Slave Labor in Art Museums are taking steps to acknowledge the role of slavery in the lives of some of the nation’s most revered figures....
12:01, 2019-10-23

East Africa’s forgotten slave trade Over several centuries countless East Africans were sold as slaves by Muslim Arabs to the Middle East and other places via the Sahara desert and Indi...
19:12, 2019-08-22

Nxivm ‘slave’ got $900 shipment of sex toys, witness says Testimony in the Nxivm trial turned steamy Friday as a witness described in graphic detail more than $900 in sex toys purchased by one of Keith Ranie...
20:00, 2019-05-17

Review: ‘Slave Play,’ Four Times as Big and Just as Searing Jeremy O. Harris’s Off Broadway hit about race and sex in America shakes things up on Broadway....
05:24, 2019-10-07

Brexit news latest: Theresa May warned she faces revolt if she bows to Brussels and accepts 'poisoned cup' deal Theresa May was warned today she faces a revolt by ministers if she bows to Brussels and accepts a "poisoned cup" Brexit deal....
11:52, 2019-09-18

Are We Ready to Have a Constructive Conversation About Slave Play? (Because We Saw It for Ourselves, and Have Thoughts) In the months since Jeremy O. Harris’ Slave Play upended the theater world (and many of our moral and historical sensibilities), moving from a sold-o...
21:52, 2019-10-08

Woman suing Harvard over slave portraits gets key support CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A woman suing Harvard University over 19th century images of slaves she says were her ancestors has received the backing of d...
16:28, 2019-06-20

‘Slave Play’ review: Broadway’s most thoughtful mess For a show that inspired a change.org petition to have it canceled when it played downtown, the “Slave Play” that opened Sunday on Broadway delivers ...
03:20, 2019-10-07

Nxivm leader shunned ‘slave’ after she kissed another man: testimony Accused sex-cult leader Keith Raniere once refused to talk to one of his "slaves" for more than three years — because she kissed another man, the wom...
02:16, 2019-05-29

The Seminary Flourished on Slave Labor. Now It’s Planning to Pay Reparations. The Virginia Theological Seminary is setting aside $1.7 million to atone for its role in American slavery....
12:44, 2019-09-12

How Silicon Valley enables online slave markets Domestic workers have been illegally sold via Instagram and other apps on Google and Apple's stores....
09:04, 2019-11-01

School in mock slave complaint reaches agreement with NY NEW YORK (AP) — A private New York school where a teacher was fired after allegedly holding mock “slave auctions” will hire a diversity o...
23:24, 2019-05-29

Nashville Civil War fort gets ‘slave route’ designation NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A fort built by freed slaves during the Civil War in Nashville has received an international designation for its significance...
15:40, 2019-05-22

Lupita Nyong’o Had a Guilty Pleasure on the Set of ‘12 Years a Slave’ The Oscar-winning actress, whose new children’s book is “Sulwe,” enjoyed “Fifty Shades of Grey” during filming: “I needed something light and inconse...
11:28, 2019-10-03

Officials: Last slave ship from Africa ID’d on Alabama coast BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama historical officials say researchers have located the wreck of the last ship known to bring enslaved people from Afri...
00:08, 2019-05-23

Jeffrey Epstein’s former ‘sex slave’ visited him 90 times in jail One of Jeffrey Epstein’s former underage “sex slaves” was allowed to visit him about 90 times while he was behind bars in a Florida...
19:52, 2019-09-23

Kuwait moves on Instagram slave traders after BBC investigation Authorities summon the owners of several social media accounts used to sell domestic workers....
21:44, 2019-11-01

Wreck of last US slave ship Clotilda found in Alabama Researchers say the wreckage of the Clotilda, the last known ship to have brought people enslaved in Africa to US shores, has been located. The voyag...
07:40, 2019-05-23

Nxivm ‘slave’ says joining sex cult derailed her life: ‘It was a lie’ Brooklyn jurors heard from yet another alleged Nxivm sex slave on Thursday who said her academic dreams and enrollment into an elite Swiss boarding s...
19:20, 2019-05-23

Beto O’Rourke reveals his ancestors were slave owners The former Texas lawmaker came clean in a Medium post, saying he found out through old family records....
06:00, 2019-07-15

Rare slave-making ant found at Kennedy Lakes N.B. Researchers were looking for a more common ant species at the annual event when they happened upon a nest that appeared to be housing two different s...
11:00, 2019-07-15

Woman convicted of keeping Sri Lankan national as ‘slave’ CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman has been convicted of forcing a Sri Lankan national to work for her for nine years without pay and even marry ...
23:56, 2019-05-09

Clotilda: Last US slave ship discovered among gators, snakes BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The wreck of the final U.S. slave ship has been found in coastal waters infested with alligators and poisonous snakes. The qu...
21:44, 2019-05-23

Nxivm ‘slave’ gives jurors look inside alleged sex cult A longtime Nxivm “slave” on Tuesday gave jurors in the trial for Nxivm leader Keith Raniere an inside look into the alleged sex cult̵...
23:52, 2019-05-07

Woman convicted of keeping Sri Lankan national as her ‘slave’ CAMDEN, N.J. — A federal jury convicted a New Jersey woman Thursday of forcing a Sri Lankan national to work for her for nine years without pay and e...
07:28, 2019-05-10

Wreck of last slave ship from Africa ID’d off Alabama coast BIRMINGHAM, Ala.— Researchers working in the murky waters of the northern Gulf Coast have located the wreck of the last ship known to bring enslaved ...
01:08, 2019-05-23

4 Musicians Chart 100 Years in the Life of a Runaway Slave To conclude her residency at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Julia Bullock is presenting Hans Werner Henze’s “El Cimarrón.”...
21:04, 2019-05-09

NY teacher on leave after complaints of mock slave auction WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — A fourth-grade teacher in a northern New York school district has been placed on administrative leave after being accused of h...
22:44, 2019-05-30

The Latest: Gathering to commemorate slave ship discovery MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on events commemorating the discovery of the wreckage of a slave ship in waters near Mobile, Alabama, (all times local...
20:16, 2019-05-30

Jeffrey Epstein coerced ‘sex slave’ into marrying one of his recruiters: suit Jeffrey Epstein forced one of his alleged sex slaves into marrying another woman — by promising to foot a $20,000 bill for the victim’s m...
16:16, 2019-08-20

Twisted photos unsealed in Jeffrey Epstein ‘sex slave’ case Court photos unsealed Friday involving a Jeffrey Epstein “sex slave” offer an alleged glimpse into the convicted pedophile’s twiste...
00:56, 2019-08-10

Gothic guru blamed in sex-slave crossbow deaths in Germany Authorities believe cult leader Torsten Weiss, 53 — the owner of a medieval fetish shop — directed the gory, murder-suicides that left himself and tw...
23:40, 2019-05-16

Teacher fired over ‘mock slave auction’ loses new Westchester gig A white teacher fired from a Westchester County private school for staging a “mock slave auction” has now been suspended by Mount Vernon ...
19:48, 2019-09-25

Nxivm leader allegedly had sex slave troll Tinder for more virgins Accused sex cult leader Keith Raniere sought virgins as sex slaves and even had his first slave take to hook-up app Tinder to find him new recruits, ...
00:44, 2019-06-06

Prosecutors reveal Nxivm founder Keith Raniere’s first ‘sex slave’ The accused leader of upstate sex cult Nxivm allegedly recruited a 15-year-old girl from Mexico as his first “sex slave” — who is e...
20:04, 2019-05-07

Meet Jeffrey Epstein’s gang of accused slave ‘recruiters’ Jeffrey Epstein maintained his financial empire -- and his perverted sideline of preying on underage girls for sex -- with the aid of an army of alle...
04:04, 2019-08-11

Wreck of last slave ship from Africa located off Alabama coast Researchers have located the remains of the last known ship to bring slaves to the U.S. from West Africa, Alabama historical officials announced Wedn...
02:08, 2019-05-23

'Tone deaf' ads use slave ship images to promote UK sea-going sector Campaign accused of ignoring colonial abuses when setting out maritime industries’ futureHistorians and academics have labelled a new government camp...
13:24, 2019-09-14

Slave Owners’ Names Are on Dorms at a SUNY School. That’s Changing. Five dormitories and the dining hall at SUNY New Paltz in New York will feature Native American names instead of the town’s slave-owning founders....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Woman 'sex slave' found chained in basement in after police dog sniffs her out A WOMAN who was allegedly raped and chained-up in a basement was found thanks to a sniffer dog, police said....
19:52, 2019-06-11

Mormons slaughtered by Mexican cartel 'had links to sex slave cult' The remote La Mora religious community where the Lebaron family lived was reportedly targeted by NXIVM leader Keith Raniere...
09:40, 2019-11-06

Facing jail: woman who kept pensioner slave and made her eat cat and dog food An animal shelter boss who kept a pensioner as a modern-day slave and made her eat cat and dog food while spending her savings on designer clothes an...
13:28, 2019-06-24

Nxivm ‘slave’ recalls being strapped naked to table for oral sex An alleged Nxivm sex slave sobbed Friday as she recalled being strapped to a table naked while another woman forcibly performed oral sex on her. The ...
20:44, 2019-06-07

Epstein’s gal pal gave $1K to hospital that treated alleged sex slave: report Jeffrey Epstein’s gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell donated $1,000 to New York-Presbyterian Hospital after the two of them allegedly brought one of his...
00:44, 2019-08-19

Epstein sex slave tried to swim shark-infested waters to escape A woman who said she was repeatedly raped by Jeffrey Epstein desperately tried to swim across shark-infested waters to escape his clutches, according...
16:44, 2019-09-16

Allison Mack allegedly told NXIVM sex slave she could be 'Wonder Woman' A wannabe actress says she was duped into joining Nxivm by “Smallville” actress Allison Mack — who told her she could go on to be “Wonder Woman,” pit...
14:48, 2019-06-07

Fort Shirley, Where A Mutiny Led to Emancipation of the British Slave Soldiers Dominica is one of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean. Its beauty, however, belies a somewhat violent past when it was often a center of vio...
03:00, 2019-07-16

Secret From ‘Slave Play’ Creator: Surprise Show in Brooklyn Jeremy O. Harris will star in “Black Exhibition,” a choreopoem he wrote under a pen name that begins performances this week at the Bushwick Starr....
17:40, 2019-11-04

Fiction: A Sudanese Slave Starts a New Life in an Italian Convent Véronique Olmi’s novel “Bakhita” reimagines the real-life story of St. Josephine Bakhita, captured as a child in Darfur and liberated in Venice....
11:56, 2019-05-04

Slave in Ancient Rome became the empire’s chariot-racing superstar During the first century, people across Rome were obsessed with chariot races, which frequently produced horrific crashes....
11:20, 2019-04-19

Slave to sachets: How poverty worsens the plastics crisis in the Philippines Armed with gloves, rubber boots and a rake, "Mangrove Warrior" Willer Gualva, 68, comes to Freedom Island in the Philippines almost every day to stop...
09:52, 2019-09-03

Alberta government looking for witnesses, says arsonist started May Slave Lake wildfire The Alberta government says an arsonist was behind a massive wildfire that burned over 273,000 hectares in the Slave Lake area in the summer of 2019....
01:28, 2019-10-23

Pair held woman as sex slave, tortured her in front of kids: cops A woman was held captive as a sex slave at hotels in North Carolina, where she was repeatedly beaten and tortured in front of her two young children,...
19:28, 2019-09-16

Jennifer Aniston, Joaquin Phoenix and ‘Slave Play’: Take a Dip Into Our Fall Preview Linda Hamilton on coming back to ‘Terminator,’ Tina Turner on what it’s like to be Tina, and more....
21:52, 2019-09-13

Cambridge college removes suspected slave plantation bell from view A college at the University of Cambridge has removed a bell from view over fears it came from a slave plantation, as one of Europe's oldest seats of ...
13:24, 2019-05-08

Ex-teen model claims NYC exec tied to Ghislaine Maxwell used her as sex slave A Manhattan exec with close ties to Jeffrey Epstein-fixer Ghislaine Maxwell’s family began grooming a child model as his sex slave when she was just ...
00:40, 2019-11-03

Nxivm guru Keith Raniere had sex slave ‘food cam,’ oinked as they ate: witness Accused cult leader Keith Raniere was so worried that his sex slaves would put on weight that he set up a spy camera in the kitchen of a home he shar...
02:16, 2019-05-24

Charlottesville man sues newspaper for reporting on family’s slave-owning past A Virginia man is suing a newspaper that reported his family’s slaveholding past — claiming he suffered “humiliation” and ...
06:36, 2019-09-26

Nxivm ‘slave master’ describes naked group meetings with leader A Nxivm “slave master” took the stand Friday against her one-time “grandmaster” Keith Raniere, divulging the alleged upstate ...
21:12, 2019-05-17

‘Slave master’ recounts horrifying details of relationship with Nxivm leader A top Nxivm “slave master” recounted on Friday her 17-year relationship with leader Keith Raniere — and how he manipulated her with sex a...
22:28, 2019-05-17

Glasgow University's 'bold' move to pay back slave trade profits A Glasgow University study reveals it benefited to the tune of tens of millions of pounds from racial slavery....
10:28, 2019-08-23

CIA probed claim Soviet Union used 'slave labour' to clear up Chernobyl CHERNOBYL may have been cleared up by slave labour in the massive operation following the nuclear disaster, CIA files claim....
19:32, 2019-06-12

Slave Play: the Broadway show sparking an intense debate on race The drama tackling race, sex and slavery by the youngest black male playwright on Broadway is seeing queues and grabbing the attention of theater’s b...
10:32, 2019-09-15

Facebook, Google, Apple accused of enabling online slave markets Facebook, Google and Apple have been accused of enabling online slave markets, according to an undercover investigation by BBC News Arabic. The probe...
20:20, 2019-11-04

Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged ‘sex slave’ reveals the men she claims she was forced to sleep with Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged teenage “sex slave” claims she was ordered to sleep with powerful men — including a former US senator, th...
21:28, 2019-08-09

And Water Is Wet: Study Shows Whites From Former Slave States More Likely to Be Biased Against Blacks So, in news that will likely come as no surprise to anyone many, a new study has found that when it comes to racism and racial bias felt by whites to...
04:44, 2019-05-29

Alberta wildfires: All eyes on the weather as lightning becomes concern near Slave Lake The weather will be the number one concern near Slave Lake on Saturday, as a nearby wildfire experienced some growth overnight....
19:48, 2019-06-01

Nxivm ‘sex slave’ recounts wearing ‘dog collar,’ having oral sex with cult leader A Nxivm “sex slave” recounted on Wednesday her lone sexual encounter with cult leader Keith Raniere — and having to wear a “d...
19:40, 2019-05-08

Maids for sale: How Silicon Valley enables online slave markets Domestic workers have been illegally sold via Instagram and other apps on Google and Apple's stores....
00:36, 2019-11-01

Jealous Nxivm leader allegedly had sex slave seduce rival to keep tabs on him Nxivm’s Keith Raniere was so jealous about a romantic rival that he instructed one of his sex slaves to seduce the younger man so the accused s...
23:32, 2019-06-07

Jeffrey Epstein’s ‘sex slave’ seen at Naomi Campbell’s birthday party in 2001 Jeffrey Epstein accuser Virginia Giuffre was once spotted partying on a yacht in the French Riviera for Naomi Campbell’s birthday in 2001. New ...
15:28, 2019-08-13

Ghislaine Maxwell gave $1K to hospital that treated alleged sex slave: report Jeffrey Epstein’s gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell donated $1,000 to New York-Presbyterian Hospital after the two of them allegedly brought one of his...
13:56, 2019-08-19

Westchester private school to undergo revamp after mock slave auction A Westchester private school where a teacher conducted a mock slave auction with students in March will undergo a series of racial reforms in an agre...
21:56, 2019-05-29

Nearly 700 northern Alberta wildfire evacuees register at Slave Lake reception centre Nearly 700 people have registered at a reception centre in Slave Lake, Alta., after being forced from their homes in the High Level area....
00:52, 2019-05-22

West Africa's historic slave sites bear witness to brutal trade When Gambian boat captain Abdoulie Jabang ferries visitors to Kunta Kinteh island he tells them that the waves lapping the shores of the former slave...
11:40, 2019-08-29

Prince Andrew flew on Jeffrey Epstein’s private jet with teen ‘sex slave’: pilot Prince Andrew flew on Jeffrey Epstein’s private jet — twice on flights with the disgraced money manager’s alleged 17-year-old sex slave Virgini...
15:00, 2019-08-21

Catherine Oxenberg Speaks Out About Her Daughter's "Slave" Role in NXIVM's Secret Society A mother's worst nightmare. In this clip from the season premiere of E! True Hollywood Story (airing Sunday, Oct. 6 at 10 p.m.), Catherine Oxenberg ...
17:28, 2019-09-27

Facebook, Google and Apple accused of enabling online slave markets: report Facebook, Google and Apple have been accused of enabling online slave markets, according to an undercover investigation by BBC News Arabic....
18:52, 2019-11-01

Slave Trade and Exotic Animals Made the Ancient Port of Adulis Rich The Red Sea coast has traditionally been one of the world’s great crossroads for trade and a meeting place of cultures. Because of this, there are ma...
03:16, 2019-09-28

Allison Mack said sex with cult leader would ‘heal’ molestation trauma: ex-Nxivm ‘slave’ Actress Allison Mack told a Nxivm slave who was molested as a child that the best way to “heal” was to have sex with their creepy leader, the w...
20:16, 2019-06-11

NJ high school students dress as slave, whip-carrying owner for Halloween A New Jersey high school held a diversity training session Wednesday after school officials learned two students attended an off-campus Halloween par...
05:24, 2019-11-07

Nxivm slave master to take stand against accused cult leader Keith Raniere Well, this should be awkward. Nxivm slave master Lauren Salzman will take the stand against her onetime “Grandmaster,” Keith Raniere. Salzman’s immin...
01:08, 2019-05-17

In ‘The Water Dancer,’ Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Debut Novel, a Slave Tries to Control His Special Powers Coates’s first novel, about a 19th-century man who has the ability to vanish from one place and appear in another, has echoes of work by Gabriel Garc...
12:12, 2019-09-20

‘Slave Play’ is a funny, scalding, walk along the boundary between black and white in America Jeremy O. Harris’s seriocomedy will be one of the most talked-about events of the theater season....
03:04, 2019-10-07

'It makes it real': hundreds march to re-enact 1811 Louisiana slave rebellion Over two days, men and women marched 26 miles to New Orleans to mark an overlooked uprising against slavery’s brutality – and pay tribute to those wh...
18:28, 2019-11-11

Healthcare freedom or free everything? This week, Democrats on the Congressional Ways and Means committee held a hearing on their one-size-fits-all, "Medicare for all" proposal. With this ...
06:04, 2019-06-13

Is it ‘molecules of freedom’ or just natural gas? It’s hard to generate interest in a news release about liquefied natural gas exports, but a high-ranking Trump administration official succeede...
02:24, 2019-05-31

What Does a Singer Do With Full Freedom? The Resonant Bodies Festival, next week in Brooklyn, offers vocal artists free rein over 30-minute sets....
14:48, 2019-08-30

‘Freedom Gas,’ the Next American Export The Department of Energy announced plans to boost exports of liquefied natural gas abroad, calling the fuel “molecules of U.S. freedom.”...
05:48, 2019-05-30

Childhood: 'They don't have the freedom we had as children' Three in five UK grandparents and parents say childhood is getting worse, a survey suggests....
23:56, 2019-07-08

'The freedom of motorists is being stripped away' Opinion 12 May, 2019 The introduction of speed limiters into new cars is another example of freedom being stripped away, says Mike Ruth...
18:24, 2019-05-12

Allison Mack allegedly wanted Nxivm sex cult ‘slave masters’ to be ‘sister wives’ TV actress and alleged sex cult leader Allison Mack creepily likened herself and other Nxivm slave masters to “sister wives’’ who would eventually al...
16:24, 2019-05-21

Prince Andrew’s friend claims fingers prove photo with Epstein ‘sex slave’ is fake A friend of Prince Andrew claims the now-infamous photo of him and one of Jeffrey Epstein’s “sex slaves” is doctored — becaus...
16:00, 2019-08-29

Chingford animal shelter boss who kept pensioner as a modern-day slave and made her eat pet food is jailed An animal shelter boss who kept a pensioner as a modern-day slave for more than four years and made her eat pet food has been jailed....
19:12, 2019-08-30

Chains, shackles, auction docs: remnants of the Africa to North America slave trade Their arrival, 400 years ago next month, was recorded by English settler John Rolfe and is believed to be the first of captive Africans to reach the ...
01:52, 2019-07-26

Teacher Placed on Administrative Leave After Being Accused of Selling Black Students in Mock Slave Auction I’ve never participated in a mock slave auction, but I would imagine a fourth-grade classroom isn’t the ideal place to have one—especially in 2019. Y...
21:04, 2019-05-31

Popeyes Employee Describes 'Working Like a Slave' to Serve Crowds Demanding Chicken Sandwiches Workers at fast food chain Popeyes have been forced to work overtime, working shifts up to 11 hours to fill recent demand, according to five employee...
01:20, 2019-08-28

23 Years a Slave: Restaurant Owner Gets Bullshit Sentence for Enslaving Intellectually Disabled Black Man A South Carolina restauranteur was sentenced to prison after admitting he used violence, threats, and intimidation to force a black man to work more ...
21:08, 2019-11-07

Chains, shackles and auction documents: remnants of the Africa to North America slave trade In late August 1619, a ship carrying "20 and odd" African men and women docked at Point Comfort, today's Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia....
12:40, 2019-07-25

Critic’s Pick: Review: ‘El Cimarrón’ Weaves Politics and Music in a Runaway Slave’s Tale The Metropolitan Museum of Art presented a rare and powerful staging of this Hans Werner Henze piece about the life of Esteban Montejo....
20:20, 2019-05-12

Sieren's China: More diversity, more freedom As China marks the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic, the government would have good reason to lean back and grant the population a little mo...
01:20, 2019-09-30

Nurse practitioners fight for more freedom Cathy Hampton's job as a nurse practitioner is similar in a lot of ways to that of a doctor. She can prescribe medication, order tests, refer patient...
05:16, 2019-08-09

In Baghdad walls come down, ushering freedom in The removal of security walls is transforming the Iraqi capital. In this new, more relaxed atmosphere, women are demanding their place in public spac...
14:40, 2019-06-23

Sieren’s China: More diversity, more freedom As China marks the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic, the government would have good reason to lean back and grant the population a little mo...
20:04, 2019-09-29

America Now Exports 'Freedom Gas,' Apparently Given our president’s love of nationalistic rhetoric, it would seem to follow that his underlings have adopted the same pure, unleaded America-first ...
21:56, 2019-05-29

On 125th Street, Dancing Toward Freedom A response to Harlem’s changing landscape, this marathon performance piece travels from one end of the street to the other....
18:28, 2019-06-20

'Freedom's Detective' Review: The First War on Terror Hiram Whitley’s Secret Service waged a brief, covert campaign against white racial terrorism in the Reconstruction-era South....
05:12, 2019-04-15

Opinion: The perennial fight for freedom The fall of the Berlin Wall has become a global symbol of freedom. But 30 years later, Germany is still searching for its identity. The search shows ...
01:28, 2019-11-09

A Republican Legislator Said Slavery Wasn't Racist Because Slave Owners 'Were Making Money.' Then Things Got Even Weirder A New Hampshire state legislator is under fire for insisting that “owning slaves doesn’t make you racist.” In a private interaction with a former New...
21:32, 2019-07-24

'It Should Cost You Something': Playwright Jeremy O. Harris Sets the Record Straight on Slave Play as It Debuts on Broadway Black art rarely emerges without controversy. Our creations are inherently political, specifically because this country never intended them to exist ...
16:08, 2019-09-10

Texas Rangers Decline to Criminally Investigate Officers Who Paraded Black Man in Street Like Runaway Slave No surprise here. If police are barely investigated, hardly charged, and scarcely convicted for killing black people—on video—why would they face any...
16:00, 2019-08-17

The Exhibit Lauded Freedom of Expression. It Was Silenced. A political battle between Japan and South Korea has spilled into the art world, with the abrupt closing of an exhibit with a statue symbolizing wome...
07:36, 2019-08-06

Freedom of the city for Catherine Zeta-Jones Catherine Zeta-Jones is back in Swansea with husband Michael Douglas for city freedom honour....
12:40, 2019-07-25

Trump says Democrats ‘want to take away your freedom’ in Twitter video President Trump said in a video on Twitter Saturday that a push by Congressional Democrats to impeach him, “is the single greatest scam in the ...
06:48, 2019-09-29

Julia Armfield: 'There's freedom in the monster being the norm' The 28-year-old says her often macabre stories are about how our bodies contain and betray us – and are ‘not, not horror writing’Julia Armfield is th...
15:28, 2019-05-30

One of three North Atlantic right whales entangled off N.B. may be on its way to freedom This whale was spotted by the Canadian Coast Guard with a rope around its tail and thought to be dragging something heavy....
13:04, 2019-07-12

Until Freedom Announces Day of Outrage in Honor of #AtatianaJefferson On Oct. 12, police killed Atatiana Jefferson in her own Fort Worth, Texas, home....
21:20, 2019-10-28

Craving Freedom, Japan’s Women Opt Out of Marriage The percentage of women who work in Japan is higher than ever, yet cultural norms have not caught up. More and more, women are rejecting the double s...
10:52, 2019-08-03

Breaking The Limit Reminds Us What The Freedom Of The Road Is All About It’s a hell of a rare thing for me to even want to consider sitting on a motorcycle, let alone riding one. But after reading Breaking the Limit by Ka...
01:08, 2019-10-09

It’s time to talk about the menopause… and freedom at last | Eva Wiseman An equalling out of sex hormones, a woman’s chance to explore her person-ness, the falling away of vanity… Eva detects a gleaming glamourThe menopaus...
10:28, 2019-05-19

Three proposals for a sustainable strengthening of press freedom May 3rd is World Press Freedom Day - but in 2019, freedom of the press continues to have a hard time. Still no reason to bury your head in the sand, ...
09:44, 2019-05-03

Trump promotes religious freedom in UN speech President Trump on Monday decried religious intolerance during a speech at the United Nations in which he called for governments to not persecute peo...
19:52, 2019-09-23

In France, media worry about press freedom Numerous journalists have been charged with revealing state secrets and questioned by France's intelligence services. French media fear that press fr...
17:36, 2019-06-25

World Press Freedom Day: Jailed for a painting Zehra Doğan, a Kurdish journalist and artist, was sentenced to nearly three years in jail for a painting but was determined to continue sharing stori...
11:48, 2019-05-03

Hong Kong's Flickering Hopes for Freedom The government’s retreat in the face of large protests was an unexpected win for the territory’s citizens, but they are unlikely to prevail against B...
16:12, 2019-06-23

Paquiquineo: Brave Traitor or Freedom Fighter? In 1561, a Native American from Virginia by the name of Paquiquineo was invited, in some accounts kidnapped, to Spain where he met the king and event...
03:20, 2019-10-12

Amash quits House Freedom Caucus Rep. Justin Amash quit the conservative House Freedom Caucus on Monday night, weeks after becoming the lone Republican to call for President Donald T...
05:04, 2019-06-11

The Latest: Windom in Freedom 100 after sprint car crash INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on Carb Day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway (all times local): 9:50 a.m. Chris Windom plans to start the Freedom 100 on...
16:12, 2019-05-24

Opinion: Freedom of speech in Germany — be mainstream or be quiet German society is growing increasingly intolerant of dissenting opinions. It is succumbing to dangerous uniform thinking, which undermines democracy,...
19:48, 2019-11-01

‘Pay to play’: Officer accused of trading cash for freedom DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina probation officer has been fired over allegations that he had offenders on house arrest pay for additional time ...
14:28, 2019-05-08

Australian media demands press freedom law reforms CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s three largest media organizations have joined forces to demand press freedom law reforms that would prev...
08:04, 2019-06-26

Kosovo celebrates 20 years of NATO-brought freedom PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the deployment of NATO troops in an operation that helped stop a Serb military ...
12:28, 2019-06-12

Australian opposition calls for review of press freedom CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s opposition has called for a parliamentary inquiry into press freedom after police raids on a media organ...
06:00, 2019-06-12

US Department of Energy is now referring to fossil fuels as “freedom gas” Enlarge (credit: Photo by Craig Hartley/Bloomberg via Getty Images) Call it a rebranding of "energy dominance." In a press release published on Tue...
21:16, 2019-05-29

Yang’s ‘Freedom Dividend’ is the best bribe from presidential candidates Now let’s talk about the wonderful bribes being offered by presidential candidates who want your vote. And then let’s see if we can come up with some...
04:12, 2019-09-17

Trump to award Medal of Freedom to conservative economist WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is set to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer. Laffer is known as the father ...
22:52, 2019-05-31

Threat to end freedom of movement overnight is reckless, say EU citizens Priti Patel’s reported aim contradicts the PM’s promises, says the3million campaignEnding freedom of movement for EU citizens immediately after a no-...
14:52, 2019-08-19

Press freedom in danger: Ten 'most urgent' cases in September Imprisoned, assaulted, murdered with impunity and other crimes against journalists: press freedom is ignored and in danger around the world. One Free...
19:48, 2019-09-02

Rangers defensemen loving their puck-moving freedom When Alain Vigneault was behind the bench, Rangers defensemen had the mandate to move the puck as quickly as possible in the Point A-to-Point-B appro...
09:08, 2019-10-08

Trump to award Medal of Freedom to ‘Trumponomics’ co-author President Donald Trump is set to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer...
23:32, 2019-05-31

Daily on Healthcare: Nurse practitioners fight for more freedom Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:20, 2019-08-13

Hail Satan?: The Satanists battling for religious freedom The documentary shining a new light on the Satanic Temple and its battle for religious freedom....
04:56, 2019-08-23

Trump says Roger Penske to get Presidential Medal of Freedom WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he’s awarding a Presidential Medal of Freedom to Roger Penske, the most powerful man in American ...
19:56, 2019-06-20

DW Freedom of Speech Award presented to Anabel Hernandez The exiled Mexican journalist has received Deutschen Welle's Freedom of Speech Award at the Global Media Forum. In her acceptance speech, she issued ...
20:20, 2019-05-27

Kosovo honors Bill Clinton with Freedom Order PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo has awarded the Freedom Order to former U.S. President Bill Clinton for his role in helping end the country’s wa...
18:00, 2019-06-11

Bruce Springsteen: An icon of freedom in East Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel, who grew up in the former GDR, revealed that she dreamed of American freedom and Bruce Springsteen before the Wall came dow...
12:48, 2019-11-06

‘The Warrior Queen of Jhansi’ Review: Freedom Fighter The gifted Devika Bhise and an unrecognizable Rupert Everett face off in this awkward, declamatory tribute to an inspirational Indian ruler....
14:16, 2019-11-14

Brittany Howard finds freedom after Alabama Shakes The singer on why she left her band and how her late sister Jaime inspired her first solo record....
03:28, 2019-09-25

Why the Chase Freedom Unlimited is the best credit card for students College is an ideal time to start building a credit history, which is vital later on when it's time to open utility accounts, apply for car loans and...
17:40, 2019-11-07

Huguette Caland, 88, Dies; Celebrated Freedom in Art and Life She left her husband and children in Beirut to flex her artistic muscles in Paris. Her desire to live without restrictions was her defining theme....
21:04, 2019-09-30

Jo Brand: 'Freedom of speech in comedy is extremely important' Jo Brand has sidestepped questions from Sky News following growing backlash to a joke about throwing battery acid - but did say that freedom of speec...
16:36, 2019-06-13

Brexit: UK to end EU freedom of movement immediately in no-deal scenario The British government said if it were to leave the EU without a deal on October 31, freedom of movement rules would end at the same time, with no tr...
13:44, 2019-08-20

Trump: Jerry West to get Presidential Medal of Freedom WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says that Jerry West, the pro basketball great, will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom. “The G...
06:56, 2019-06-02

White House touts 'freedom gas' as next critical US export The Department of Energy has said it wants to export "molecules of US freedom" from a new liquefied natural gas project to allies the world over. An ...
05:36, 2019-05-30

Europeans Have Just Three Months Left to Experience the Freedom of a Chevy V8 Bad news, Europe; you’re about to lose two examples of American V8 aggression as GM claims the new European Union emissions regulations are forcing i...
22:52, 2019-06-10

Ex-leader of Austria's far-right Freedom Party to quit politics Heinz-Christian Strache has announced in Vienna that he is ending his political career. The former vice-chancellor was forced out of the government f...
11:24, 2019-10-01

Photojournalist Shawkan: How to explain the repression of freedom of expression On World Press Freedom Day, Egyptian photojournalist Shawkan writes about his experience in 'half-day imprisonment' following his release from jail a...
13:28, 2019-05-03

R. Kelly doesn’t have freedom, money for this legal battle The difference between R. Kelly’s life in 2002 when he was last charged with child sex-related crimes and his arrest last week on even more serious c...
13:52, 2019-07-18

Pope seeks more ‘freedom’ in theology, dialogue with Islam VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is calling for a reform of the way theology is taught in Catholic schools, saying students must learn about dialogue...
12:52, 2019-06-21

Ex-leader of Austria's far-right Freedom Party to withdraw from politics Heinz-Christian Strache has announced that he is withdrawing from politics after his party's heavy election loss on Sunday. The "Ibiza" scandal force...
14:56, 2019-10-01

Brexit: UK to end EU freedom of movement rules in no-deal scenario The British government said if it were to leave the EU without a deal on October 31, freedom of movement rules with the EU would immediately end. Cri...
05:48, 2019-08-20

Uganda targets journalists on World Press Freedom Day ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — As World Press Freedom Day is celebrated, television and radio stations in Uganda are being targeted over coverage of an...
13:12, 2019-05-03

DW hands historic CD to Greek president on Press Freedom Day Peter Limbourg, DW Director General, has presented Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos with a special gift during a trip to Athens: a new CD featuri...
12:48, 2019-05-03

‘Molecules of freedom’: U.S. rebrands natural gas as it increases exports The rebranding comes amid a trade war between the U.S. and China — and liquefied natural gas is one of the causalities....
18:52, 2019-05-30

Adam Carolla says he finds freedom 'in not caring' what people think of him Podcast host and comedian Adam Carolla appeared on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" on Wednesday night and talked about how he deals with personal attacks an...
06:56, 2019-04-25

Opinion: 3 proposals for a sustainable strengthening of press freedom May 3rd is World Press Freedom Day - but in 2019, freedom of the press continues to have a hard time. Still no reason to bury your head in the sand, ...
10:52, 2019-05-03

Opinion: Three proposals for a sustainable strengthening of press freedom May 3rd is World Press Freedom Day - but in 2019, freedom of the press continues to have a hard time. Still no reason to bury your head in the sand, ...
10:04, 2019-05-03

10 'most urgent' global press freedom cases, May 2019 Deutsche Welle, as part of the One Free Press Coalition, is using its global reach to spotlight journalists under attack around the world. From Tanza...
14:00, 2019-05-03

Nxivm leader Keith Raniere has been convicted. Here's what happened inside his sex-slave ring that recruited actresses and two billionaire heiresses. Nxivm leader, Keith Raniere, was found guilty on all seven charges against him, including sex trafficking and forced labor conspiracy, for his involv...
22:56, 2019-06-19

Was this the final 'Toy Story'? 5 signs that Pixar will make 'Toy Story 5' (spoilers) Does "Toy Story 4" mark the end? We sure hope not. Five reasons why we expect to see Woody, Buzz and the gang in a fifth movie. (Spoilers ahead!) &#...
22:16, 2019-06-22

Saudis angry over dip in press freedom ranking after Khashoggi murder Saudi officials were upset to hear that the country’s rating had fallen on a press freedom index less than a year after the murder of Saudi jou...
02:16, 2019-07-11

Elephant Rescued From Captivity Celebrates 5 Years Of Freedom - With Cake An elephant that was kept in captivity for nearly 50 years before he was rescued recently celebrated five years of freedom....
12:48, 2019-07-04

Trump's EPA stands up for consumers and freedom by standing up to the ethanol lobby President Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency took a step toward draining the swamp by curbing the amount of corn ethanol being forced into our e...
03:08, 2019-07-09

U.S. health agency finalizes conscience and religious freedom rule The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday released a final rule allowing doctors, nurses and other health workers to opt out of pr...
20:12, 2019-05-02

Marlon Wayans Comes for Cancel Culture: 'You Know, Freedom of Speech. What Happened to That?' Fresh off the heels of his brand new Netflix comedy Sextuplets—which is actually pretty damn funny—Marlon Wayans made a pitstop on Buzzfeed’s AM to D...
20:36, 2019-08-16

Trump to give Mariano Rivera the Presidential Medal of Freedom ​President Trump will award Yankee Hall-of-Fame pitcher Mariano Rivera the Presidential Medal of Freedom – the nation’s highest civilian ...
16:08, 2019-09-16

Giants shuffle roster, add Nebraska defensive end Freedom Akinmoladun On a day the Giants officially added their new right tackle with the signing of veteran Mike Remmers they also did some roster shuffling. Added to th...
19:36, 2019-05-14

Trump honors NBA legend Jerry West with Medal of Freedom President Trump on Thursday awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Los Angeles Lakers legend Jerry West during a ceremony in the Oval Office. T...
01:16, 2019-09-06

House Freedom Caucus condemns Amash over impeachment comment The House Freedom Caucus on Monday night formally condemned one of its founding members for declaring that President Trump committed impeachable offe...
05:24, 2019-05-21

Iranian musician risks his freedom to promote human rights Mehdi Rajabian could be sent back to prison at anytime, but he continues to produce music banned under Iran's strict censorship laws. His new album s...
16:24, 2019-09-03

Andrew Yang’s $1,000-a-month ‘Freedom Dividend’ lottery is now open The Yang Gang lottery is now open. Donors and non-donors alike who want a chance to win $1,000 a month for a year can now enter their name, email and...
08:52, 2019-09-13

House Freedom Caucus picks Andy Biggs as new chairman The conservative House Freedom Caucus has a new leader.The hard-line group has elected Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) to be the new Freedom Caucus chief, ...
03:24, 2019-09-11

Trump to present Medal of Freedom to Tiger Woods next week WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will present the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Tiger Woods next week. White House press secretary Sarah S...
19:40, 2019-05-02

Trump to snub climate summit for religious freedom meeting at UN Exclusive: Senior UN official confirms White House booked a room so Trump can attend a gathering in same building as the summitDonald Trump is set to...
19:24, 2019-09-20

Catherine Zeta-Jones: Swansea freedom for Hollywood star Catherine Zeta-Jones is back in Swansea with husband Michael Douglas for city freedom honour....
09:00, 2019-07-25

Tiger Woods to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom from Trump On April 15, the day after Woods won his fifth Masters title, the U.S. president tweeted his intent to award the golfer with the accolade....
23:56, 2019-05-06

The Koch Brothers tried to build a plutocracy in the name of freedom | Nathan Robinson The Kochs have always believed that rich people had the right to rule over everyone else, democracy be damnedIt is the hope of every rich megalomania...
17:00, 2019-08-28

The Latest: Trump awards Medal of Freedom to Tiger Woods WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Tiger Woods receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom (all times local): 5:35 p.m. President Donald Trump has award...
01:48, 2019-05-07

Trump awards Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom This will go nicely with his green jacket. Fresh off his triumphant return to golf glory with his Masters victory last month, Tiger Woods was awarded...
03:00, 2019-05-07

Inmate takes on disgraced detective Louis Scarcella in bid for freedom State inmate Eliseo DeLeon is seizing on recent overturned convictions linked to Scarcella in the hopes of getting his own prison sentence of 25 year...
03:32, 2019-06-19

Emotional Woods accepts Medal of Freedom at White House "Tiger Woods, who stunned the sports world when he won his fifth Masters title last month, received his country\u0027s highest civilian honour, the P...
08:12, 2019-05-07

Roman Diploma Unearthed In Bulgaria Spells Out Warrior’s Freedom A tiny, rare and unique piece of a Roman military diploma has been unearthed in the ancient Roman city of Deultum near the village of Debelt in Bulga...
04:28, 2019-08-20

Freedom was short-lived for Queens prisoner who escaped police A prisoner escaped police custody in Queens Tuesday morning, but was captured less than an hour later, cops said. The crook, identified by police sou...
17:36, 2019-10-15

US prays daily more than any rich nation, ‘religious freedom’ credited Americans pray daily more than any other wealthy nation, and the credit is going to the nation’s embrace of religious freedom that has created an “op...
18:28, 2019-05-02

Trump to award Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom "US president Donald Trump on Monday said he would award Tiger Woods the Presidential Medal of Freedom after the golfer won the Masters for the fifth...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer President Donald Trump on Wednesday awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Arthur Laffer, the father of supply-side economics. Laffer, 78, was ...
03:52, 2019-06-20

Journalist Ahmet Altan mulls freedom in a Turkish prison To mark World Press Freedom Day, imprisoned Turkish journalist Ahmet Altan appeals for original thought....
08:12, 2019-05-03

'Extreme fear and self-censorship': media freedom under threat in Pakistan Journalists face blanked-out articles, pulled funding and channel shutdown if they dare to criticise the state For almost five years, Talat Hussain, ...
07:56, 2019-11-05

NBA star Bob Cousy receives Presidential Medal of Freedom from Trump Cousy played for the Celtics from 1950 to 1963, winning six league championships and the 1957 MVP title....
01:28, 2019-08-23

Europe swelters and a salmon leaps to freedom: Thursday's top photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading......
17:20, 2019-07-25

The Julian Assange Espionage Act Charges Target Press Freedom By invoking the Espionage Act against Julian Assange, the Justice Department will effectively put national security journalism on trial....
01:00, 2019-05-24

Opinion: Press freedom eludes Myanmar despite journalists' release The release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar is a joyous occasion, but the presidential pardon does not mean that press freedom has been establi...
13:36, 2019-05-07

Austria's far-right Freedom Party elects Norbert Hofer as leader Hofer's selection comes as his populist Freedom Party tries to repair its credibility in time for national elections. The party is keen on a fresh co...
14:00, 2019-09-14

Citroen boss: industry must show how cars offer 'freedom' The Citroen Ami One Linda Jackson says that car firms must showcase the benefits of the car in order to combat an increasing number of restrictions...
01:20, 2019-07-23

Is Africa's thumbs down to media freedom a case of follow the leader? A minority of Africans now supports media freedom, a key survey shows. Attacks on the media by politicians and inaction by the media and its watchdog...
16:32, 2019-05-01

'We need freedom': Sehaq, the party space for Amsterdam's queer refugees As well as contending with racism, queer refugees face homophobia and transphobia – even from their fellow refugees. One Dutch group is trying to car...
12:24, 2019-07-31

Trump awarding Presidential Medal of Freedom to author of ‘Trumponomics’ President Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to economist Arthur Laffer, a top economist under former President Ronald Reagan's admin...
21:36, 2019-06-19

Supreme Court Rules to Limit Freedom of Information Act Releases On Monday, the Supreme Court ruled against a newspaper in a case regarding the Freedom of Information Act, the law that allows disclosures of classif...
04:40, 2019-06-25

Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn review – a search for freedom Moving from Jamaica to New York, a woman leaves her young daughter behind in an absorbing multi-generational sagaTwentysomething Patsy has left Jamai...
16:32, 2019-08-29

AOC takes swing at baseball team for calling her ‘enemy of freedom’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responded Tuesday to a minor league baseball team that aired a video portraying her as an “enemy of freedom” and put he...
02:48, 2019-05-29

US energy department rebrands fossil fuels as 'molecules of freedom' Press release from department said increasing export capacity is ‘critical to spreading freedom gas throughout the world’ America is the land of free...
22:32, 2019-05-29

Preserving Evidence of the Nation’s Slave-Holding Past Can Sometimes Prove Difficult as the US Commemorates 400th Anniversary of the 1st Enslaved Africans at Jamestown, Va. As the country this year commemorates the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved Africans being brought to what was then the outpost of Jamestown in...
03:36, 2019-05-04

Freedom Robotics raises $6.6 million for software that manages fleets of machines Freedom Robotics, a San Francisco-based provider of cloud-hosted robotics management software, announced that it's raised $6.6 million.Read More...
15:16, 2019-07-23

Man courageously recovers American flag from busy highway: 'it represents the freedom' A Massachusetts man risked his own life on Friday afternoon to save a torn and tattered American flag that had been lying on a busy highway, getting ...
17:24, 2019-08-25

Flash drives are bringing freedom to North Korea, a few gigabytes at a time North Korea is an enigma at many levels. The Hermit Kingdom is famous for being a land without internet, but it is also a place where cyber-activism ...
06:56, 2019-06-09

Justin Amash leaves House Freedom Caucus after ‘impeachable’ comments Michigan Repubican Rep. Justin Amash announced Monday evening he was leaving the influential conservative House Freedom Caucus, just weeks after he a...
08:24, 2019-06-11

Leah Chase, Creole Chef Who Fed Presidents and Freedom Riders, Dies at 96 In New Orleans, Dooky Chase’s was the only upscale restaurant that welcomed African-Americans, and it became a gathering place for civil rights leade...
23:00, 2019-06-02

Donald Trump to award Jerry West Presidential Medal of Freedom WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says that Jerry West, the pro basketball great, will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom. “The Great ...
11:12, 2019-06-02

Traveling Kentucky Vietnam Wall Honors Those Who Made Sacrifices For Freedom PENDLETON COUNTY, Ky.  (LEX 18) – The traveling Kentucky Vietnam Wall is on tour of all 120 counties in the bluegrass. The goal is to make sure...
01:12, 2019-06-30

Donald Trump to award Tiger Woods with Presidential Medal of Freedom Golfer won first Masters title in 14 years last monthWoods and Trump are long-time golf and business partnersTiger Woods’s rehabilitation continues w...
21:28, 2019-05-02

‘Informing is not a crime’ UN chief calls for better protection of journalists, press freedom Paying tribute to reporters around the world who “put their lives on the line” to tell important stories, UN chief António Guterres lamented on Monda...
16:36, 2019-04-09

Sancho and Trippier show freedom of movement brings opportunities | Sid Lowe Younger players are heading further afield as a path to first-team football and it’s benefiting national teamsG areth Southgate was still beaming whe...
00:24, 2019-10-06

Freedom Caucus opposes budget deal, citing 'unsustainable' debt The conservative House Freedom Caucus took an official position Tuesday night opposing a bipartisan budget deal negotiated by the Trump administratio...
04:36, 2019-07-24

I've carried the Chase Freedom in my wallet for over a decade — here's why the credit card is a great value The Points Guy The Chase Freedom is a longtime favorite cash-back credit card, with no annual fee. For me personally, this card is good enough to hav...
15:28, 2019-10-16

Trump gives Presidential Medal of Freedom to racing icon Roger Penske President Trump awarded one of the nation's highest civilian honors to Roger Penske, a businessman and founder of one of the world's most successful ...
02:40, 2019-10-25

Jeremy Hunt warns China on Hong Kong freedom pact Britain warned China today that there would be "serious consequences" if it breaches a historic pact protecting freedoms in Hong Kong....
14:52, 2019-07-02

Baseball team sorry for video equating Ocasio-Cortez with 'enemies of freedom' Fresno Grizzlies apologize for ‘misleading’ Memorial Day videoVideo equated Ocasio-Cortez with Kim Jong-un and Fidel CastroA minor-league affiliate o...
20:12, 2019-05-28

Independence Day 2019: Celebrate The Spirit Of Freedom With Healthy Tiranga Dhokla This dhokla is nothing like youve seen before; it adorns the vibrant colours of our national flag....
09:20, 2019-08-13

‘Harriet’ Tubman biopic trailer: Cynthia Erivo fights for freedom Harriet Tubman’s debut on the $20 bill has been delayed — but her silver screen spotlight is set. A new trailer for “Harriet,” a bi...
00:20, 2019-07-24

World Press Freedom Day events raise alarm on fake news ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A rising tide of fake news and disinformation is dominating World Press Freedom Day discussions taking place this week i...
11:56, 2019-05-02

"Great guy" Tiger Woods accepts Medal of Freedom at White House "Tiger Woods, who stunned the sports world when he won his fifth Masters title last month, received his country\u0027s highest civilian honour, the P...
11:00, 2019-07-22

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to former attorney general Edwin Meese WASHINGTON — President Trump awarded the Medal of Freedom Tuesday to Edwin Meese III, calling the former attorney general “a titan” and &...
00:36, 2019-10-09

Trump prioritizes religious freedom talks over climate action at UN summit Trump said it was an “urgent moral duty” for world leaders to stop crimes against faith, release prisoners of conscience and repeal laws restricting ...
22:44, 2019-09-23

Maid in Saudi Arabia films secret video begging for freedom A Bangladeshi housekeeper says she was locked up while working for a Saudi Arabian family — and begged to be rescued from their horrific abuse, accor...
00:16, 2019-11-13

Trump again demands Sweden release rapper: 'Give A$AP Rocky his freedom' The Swedish prime minister had refused to get involved in the case despite previous advocacy from TrumpDonald Trump once again advocated for the Amer...
04:16, 2019-07-26

Burkina Faso tightens press freedom amid security crisis Law defined ‘death sentence’ for media outlets criminalises demoralisation of armed forcesOne of Africa’s bastions of press freedom is attempting to ...
19:00, 2019-07-14

Yankees legend Mariano Rivera receives Presidential Medal of Freedom Make that five World Series rings — and one Presidential Medal of Freedom. Legendary Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was awarded the nation’s highest c...
21:16, 2019-09-16

Teacher, 29, who romped with pupil, 15, BEHIND hubby’s back suing officials in freedom bid A MARRIED teacher who went behind her husband’s back to have sex with an underage pupil is making a sensational bid for freedom....
07:04, 2019-05-07

Darroch cables: Met accused of flouting press freedom with warning to editors George Osborne, Evening Standard editor and former chancellor, says threatening media with prosecution ‘ill-advised’George Osborne and other editors ...
10:56, 2019-07-13

Tell Me Why You Deserve A Presidential Medal Of Freedom In The Comments. Got A Bunch Of Them Lying Around Still, Could Probably Send Some Out Later On I’ve long said that awarding our nation’s trailblazers in the arts, sciences, and humanities with a Presidential Medal Of Freedom is among the greate...
23:00, 2019-05-09

Donald Trump Demands A$AP Rocky's Freedom On Grounds That America Has Actually Done A Lot For Sweden Donald Trump continued to have access to Twitter on Thursday, writing two new tweets about rapper A$AP Rocky a.k.a. Rakim Athelaston Mayers, who is c...
04:00, 2019-07-26

Tomi Lahren’s New ‘Freedom’ Athleisure Line Wasn’t Made in America This is one of those great stories filed in the “Of Course Not” category, because dumb “Make America Great Again” grifters like Tomi Lahren (and Dona...
23:56, 2019-08-31

On sidelines of UN climate summit, US President calls for protection of religious freedom As global leaders gathered at UN Headquarters on Monday to present their plans to combat climate change, United States President Donald Trump put the...
20:36, 2019-09-23

Facial recognition is now rampant. The implications for our freedom are chilling | Stephanie Hare This new technology is being secretly used on streets and in shopping centres across Britain, making potential suspects of us allLast week, all of us...
10:08, 2019-08-18

Freedom Caucus-backed Murphy wins North Carolina runoff Republican voters in an eastern North Carolina congressional race on Tuesday picked state Rep. Greg Murphy to be the party’s nominee for a special el...
03:12, 2019-07-10

Donald Trump plans to make foreign aid conditional on religious freedom President wants to apportion aid based on how countries treat religious minorities White House officials are reportedly drafting plans to make US for...
14:24, 2019-11-12

Firings at Russia's Kommersant newspaper prompt press freedom concerns After reporting on a possible political shake-up in Moscow, two respected journalists have been forced to quit a top Russian newspaper. The outlet's ...
00:20, 2019-05-22

Former Green Party candidate calls ousting an ‘attack’ on her ‘religious freedom’ The former candidate says she will continue her campaign following the Pope's call for environmental action....
20:32, 2019-10-08

Singapore fake news law a 'disaster' for freedom of speech, says rights group Bill passes that forces media to correct or remove content the government considers to be falseSingapore’s parliament has passed legislation against ...
06:48, 2019-05-09

Repent, for “the dance of freedom,” “the death bells,” and “the rising of the joker” have arrived Whether you loved it, hated it, or, like us, thought it was mostly fine, Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker has infiltrated culture like Jared Leto’s never coul...
22:40, 2019-10-24

'We will fight to the last drop of blood': embattled Kashmiris target freedom – video Determined to prevent security forces from entering their community, people in the suburb of Anchar, in the disputed region of Kashmir, stand united ...
13:44, 2019-09-19

Democracy doesn’t matter to the defenders of ‘economic freedom’ | Quinn Slobodian The league tables created by conservative thinktanks show that neoliberalism is about ringfencing economic powerTwo of the “freest economies” in the ...
08:44, 2019-11-11

Space for media freedom rapidly shrinking in India: Dhruv Rathee With over 1.7 million subscribers, YouTuber Dhruv Rathee is not scared of speaking against the powers that be. His videos have contributed significan...
13:40, 2019-06-17

Trump drops by climate summit – then hurries off to talk faith and freedom The president didn’t stay for Greta Thunberg’s climate speech, preferring the applause of US religious groups at a rival panelIn the UN general assem...
21:48, 2019-09-23

Report: U.S. declines again in press-freedom index, falls to ‘problematic’ status Reporters Without Borders cites Trump’s anti-press rhetoric and threats against journalists for continuing decline....
06:04, 2019-04-18

What Should an Artist Save? As our culture’s expectations of artists and art have changed, archives have moved on from the library and transformed into something stranger and mo...
21:00, 2019-08-06

Which is the best tablet for an artist? Hugh wants to buy his wife a new tablet to replace her old Samsung Galaxy 10.1. What are the options?My wife is an artist. She has been using a Samsu...
09:16, 2019-07-25

What's The Largest Vehicle You've Ever Driven? The most ungainly, large, cumbersome vehicle I have ever driven was probably a full-size Ford E-Series church van towing a full-size flat trailer wit...
19:08, 2019-09-24

These are the 14 largest Chinese companies ChinaFotoPress / Getty Over the last few years, Chinese companies have grown to become globally competitive rivals to American firms. Fortune Magaz...
23:56, 2019-07-23

This is the largest reptile zoo in the world From tiny lizards to a car-sized saltwater crocodile, Reptile Gardens has it all       ...
22:57, 2019-09-03

Secrets of the largest ape that ever lived The fossilised tooth of a mysterious extinct ape is shedding new light on the evolution of great apes....
19:28, 2019-11-13

In Love and War: Jiréh Breon Holder's Too Heavy for Your Pocket Weighs the Price of Freedom It’s funny how the more things change, the more they say the same. Friday, May 17 marked 65 years to the day that the Brown vs. the Board of Educatio...
20:04, 2019-05-18

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will give his 'most comprehensive take' on freedom of speech in a livestream on Thursday (FB) Associated Press Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will share his views on freedom of expression during a live speech on Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET. Zuckerber...
22:08, 2019-10-16

This Is Us' Milo Ventimiglia and Mandy Moore on the Freedom and Challenges of Playing Jack and Rebecca Just ahead of season four of This Is Us, the stars of the NBC series have now had quite a bit of time to sink their teeth into their characters, but ...
23:00, 2019-06-11

Trump to present Medal of Freedom to Reagan Attorney General Edwin Meese ​President Trump will award the Medal of Freedom to Edwin Meese, who served as attorney general in the Reagan administration, in a ceremony on Tuesda...
17:40, 2019-10-07

Baseball team apologizes for calling Ocasio-Cortez ‘enemy of freedom’ in video A minor-league baseball team in California said it erred when an image of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez appeared with a photo of North Korean dictato...
16:08, 2019-05-28

Heineken drops deal with team that labeled Ocasio-Cortez ‘enemy of freedom’ Heineken is the latest sponsor to dump the minor league baseball team that called Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez an “enemy of freedom.” The beer...
19:32, 2019-05-31

Florida killer clown suspect remains optimistic about freedom in jailhouse letters "This is the most miserable time, the time that we are apart, but we will survive, it's only temporary," she wrote to her husband, Michael Warren, ac...
21:36, 2019-09-28

UCP says Alberta’s energy war room’s ‘internal operations’ not subject to freedom of information laws The Kenney government's so-called "energy war room," which is aimed at countering criticism of Alberta's energy industry, is coming under fire again ...
06:52, 2019-10-12

'Thirty years of freedom!' Why David Hasselhoff remains an icon for German unity At his recent Berlin concert, the Hoff once again recalled his part in the fall of the Wall. His obsession with reunification is gauche – but his mes...
17:20, 2019-10-08

Inside Packers camp: Aaron Rodgers has all the freedom he needs, a breakout candidate at receiver and more Matt LaFleur says the drama surrounding Rodgers not being able to freelance was much ado about nothing...
05:16, 2019-08-07

AZ D-Back great Curt Schilling leads “Freedom Days” events in Tombstone TOMBSTONE – The 3rd annual Freedom Days celebration in Tombstone featured former Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Curt Schilling, who led a special...
06:16, 2019-06-30

Some African governments using social media to monitor citizens: Freedom House report A report by US-based democracy watchdog Freedom House says many Africans are unknowingly under surveillance by their own states via social media plat...
09:36, 2019-11-05

Press freedom activists worry about 'mysterious' detention of Chinese lensman Lu Guang Award-winning Chinese photographer Lu Guang has been detained by local police in Xinjiang since last November. His whereabouts are still unknown as o...
12:32, 2019-05-02

Canada, Britain launch push to protect media freedom at international conference More than 100 countries will be represented, but two Russian news outlets have been banned....
14:00, 2019-07-10

Watch: Cynthia Erivo Brings the Fight for Freedom to Life in Harriet Trailer The canceled series Underground breathed new life into the saga of Harriet Tubman. Now looking to delve further into the courage and determination th...
18:44, 2019-07-23

DW's champions of free speech for World Press Freedom Day 2019: Shahidul Alam On World Press Freedom Day 2019, some of DW's champions of free speech speak their minds on the importance of press freedom in the world. Shahidul Al...
09:44, 2019-05-03

Religious freedom push must be matched with hate speech protection, LGBTQI advocates say Equality Australia is concerned new laws could override state legislation that protects minority groups against vilificationA government push to prev...
13:56, 2019-07-08

DW’s champions of free speech for World Press Freedom Day 2019: Jover Laurio On World Press Freedom Day 2019, some of DW's champions of free speech speak their mind on the importance of press freedom in the world. Jover Laurio...
16:04, 2019-05-02

Trump Rides High on the Tiger: Awards Woods Presidential Medal of Freedom Donald Trump did as promised Monday and awarded golf great Tiger Woods with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, d...
05:40, 2019-05-07

Dave Chappelle defends freedom of speech from 'cancel culture': 'First Amendment is first for a reason' Dave Chappelle spoke in favor of freedom of speech for comedians in the U.S. while accepting the prestigious Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on S...
15:08, 2019-10-29

Jeremy O Harris: 'People say I wrote Slave Play for white people' The rising playwright talks self-censorship, fascism, and the unique struggles of being a black artistThis fall, Jeremy O Harris wrestled with a prob...
22:04, 2019-11-06