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AFRICANGLOBE - A video was uploaded to Instagram on Monday which shows a jaw-dropping assault on a female high school student by a cop. Parents are outraged after watching a school resource officer, reportedly Ben Fields, of Spring Valley High School, violently attack a peaceful young girl.
AFRICANGLOBE - If this piece of information does not wake up African leaders to realize that Western governments are their eternal enemies and two-faced snakes nothing will. While Michelle Obama was busy holding up #BRINGBACKOURGIRLS sign her husband's CIA knew all along where the kidnapped girls were and refused to disclose the information to the Nigerian government. While France was busy gun running to Boko Haram, America was putting pressure on foreign countries not to sell Nigeria fighter jets and other weapons that could have defeated Boko Haram.
AFRICANGLOBE - A UN ultimatum for armed groups around Goma, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC's) North Kivu Province, to disarm, expired on 1 August and a security zone has been set up around the city.
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AFRICANGLOBE - Recently Zoe Saldana came to the defense of fellow actor Michael B. Jordan who has come under scrutiny from the legion of internet trolls who have taken issue with his portrayal of Johnny Storm, Human Torch in the upcoming blockbuster remake of Fantastic Four. The movie is based on the Marvel comic book superheroes that make up the Fantastic Four. In it Johnny Storm is blue eyed with blond hair and, you guessed it, white.
AFRICANGLOBE - Two Chicago based businessmen have been slapped with federal charges by the US government, for "illegally" lobbying on behalf of The Republic of Zimbabwe for the lifting of targeted restrictive sanctions.
AFRICANGLOBE - South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley called for the removal of the Confederate flag from the grounds of the state Capitol Monday, less than a week after a 21-year-old white supremacist gunned down nine people at a historic African American church.
Monday’s varied range of new polls proved one thing about the presidential election between incumbent Barack Obama and Republican hopeful Mitt Romney: It’s going to be a...