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Lamin Jusu Jaka of Sierra Leone was mutilated by war lords financed by Charles Taylor.
International

Charles Taylor’s Conviction — Long Overdue, A Sign of Progress

Posted April 27, 2012 by Idara E. Bassey

Charles Taylor now has the dubious honor of being the first head of state since World War II to be convicted by an international war crimes court.

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Charles Taylor
International

Liberia’s Ex-President Charles Taylor Found GUILTY

Posted April 26, 2012 by Kelly Virella

In a watershed verdict, Taylor was found guilty of aiding and abetting 11 war crimes or crimes against humanity.

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Francois Hollande
International

French Presidential Candidate: “Niggas In Paris, Vote for Me!”

Posted April 16, 2012 by Erik Kambel

In France, the left wing candidate for President recently YouTubed his latest campaign video with the music of “Niggas in Paris” by Jay-Z and Kanye West.

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Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, then Managing Director of the World Bank, at the October 09, 2010 - Washington DC., IMF/World Bank 2010 Annual Meetings. Photo courtesy of Flickr/World Bank Photo Collection.
International

African Woman Makes Unprecedented Bid to Head World Bank

Posted April 3, 2012 by Kelly Virella

She has the smarts and experience, but the odds are against her because the U.S. always vetoes any World Bank President who isn’t a U.S. citizen.

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Blacks in Barcelona
International

Black Life in Barcelona, Spain

Posted March 30, 2012 by Kelly Virella

Barcelona has a thriving, cohesive black middle class community. Nelson George, of Black Atlas, sat down to talk with one of the community’s leaders about living there.

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