AFRICANGLOBE - Always lock your car door when driving through a safari park. This family learned that valuable lesson the hard way — after a lioness twisted open their vehicle's handle with her teeth and almost ended up inside. Terrifying footage shows youngsters Kaylene and Cindy passing through the unidentified park in South Africa with their parents.
Angry demonstrators have clashed with police forces in main city centre of Juba where the police fired live bullets to disperse the protest.The protestors...
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AFRICANGLOBE - The United States which prides itself as the world’s foremost democracy, continued its support of the violent White apartheid regime until the very end. "The C.I.A. actually colluded with apartheid, that’s not anything we can be proud of.” Under White apartheid, Whites were only 5 to 10 percent of the population but allocated 87 percent of the land to themselves, forcing Africans to live in segregated shantytowns
AFRICANGLOBE - Armed white terrorists have invaded and are currently occupying federal property. Three of Cliven Bundy’s sons and approximately 150 other armed militia members — most of them remnants of the 2014 Bundy Ranch standoff in Nevada — have taken over the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge building in Harney County, Oregon, allegedly to provoke a standoff with the federal government.
AFRICANGLOBE - The fossilised bones of 15 bodies from a previously unknown human species have been discovered in a cave in South Africa, it was announced Thursday, in what scientists hailed as a breakthrough in evolution research.
AFRICANGLOBE - Pope Francis made his strongest condemnation yet of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy on Friday, asking for forgiveness and pledging to impose penalties on "men of the church" who harm children.
AFRICANGLOBE - In his arrogance and in his ambition, Napoleon believed that after his successful campaign in Haiti he would send his troops to Louisiana which belonged to France "to restore French power in the transatlantic region and thereby raise new money for his even wider imperial design." There was no such luck there. The might of the Haitian army put an end to that ambition. As a direct consequence of his defeat in Haiti, Napoleon sold Louisiana to the United States for a pittance to extricate himself from that disaster. In other words, it was because of the heroic struggle of Caribbean people that the United States was able to purchase Louisiana in 1803.
AFRICANGLOBE - The wealth gap between Black and White households was already dismal. Given the dynamics of the housing recovery and the rebound in the stock market, the wealth gap might still be growing, further dimming the prospects for economic advancement for current and future generations of Americans from minority groups.
The uplifting, inspiring, empowering music of Bob Marley is to reggae what the rousing, revolutionary music of Public Enemy is to the pop tunes...