. Experts point to the 2016 killing of Burhan Wani, a 22-year-old militant commander who built a devoted following on social media, as a crucial turning point
Thailand follows a trend of forward-thinking politics which have opened the door to legalized cannabis around the world, specifically in countries such as Uruguay, Canada, Jamaica, Mexico, South Africa, and Colombia.
Jimenez suspects members of the alt-right may be behind the hateful act, saying, “They think they will achieve their goal, they are wrong, because we will reinstall the plate as many times as necessary. Dignity and human rights will always be rise above crime.”
This is the second death of a migrant child within a short span while in U.S. custody. He showed signs of illness Monday and was taken to a hospital in Alamogordo, New Mexico where he was diagnosed with a cold, and fever for which he received medication. The boy was taken back to the hospital Monday evening with nausea and vomiting and died there later.
Despite the cold weather and the Friday night snow, protesters were out in the streets until 1 or 2 a.m. every morning.
The pontiff’s statements came days after U.S. Attorney General Lisa Madigan revealed that nearly 700 Catholic priests have been accused of child sexual abuse in recent decades in Illinois. Presenting the results of an investigation that began in August, Madigan pointed out that sexual abuse accusations in Illinois were not properly investigated by ecclesiastical authorities or “simply were not investigated” at all.
A total of 81 journalists were killed this year, 348 are currently in prison, and 60 are being held hostage, according to the annual worldwide round-up of deadly violence and abusive treatment of journalists released Tuesday by Reporters Without Borders (RSF), which shows an unprecedented level of hostility towards media personnel.
“Lynching is a dark, despicable part of our history, and we must acknowledge that, lest we repeat it. Thank you to my colleagues for agreeing to unanimously pass our Justice for Victims of Lynching Act,
Student protests emerged in the heat of the “yellow vests” protest against austerity measures by French President Emmanuel Macron
According to the United Nations, over 3,300 migrants from the Central American Caravans are currently seeking asylum in Mexico. The Mexican government reports that nearly 8,250 migrants have entered the country since Oct. 19.