When do rage and fear turn to war? I don’t think we’re there yet. I can’t believe we’ll ever be there. But neither did they.
Samantha PowerAmid alarms, @ezruby questions comparison of US & Sarajevo:”The US doesn’t share a political context w/ Bosnia. But then there’s human nature, how we wield denial to survive, &tribalism when under threat, &how hard it is to turn off the worst of ourselves.”
Former President Barack Obama made a surprise visit to Miami Springs on Saturday, stopping by the small, majority Latino city to motivate local campaign workers for Democratic nominee Joe Biden before they headed out to knock on doors.
For the longest time in this pandemic, coronavirus had infected and killed more African Americans in Mississippi than White people, which experts explained in part by pointing to racial health disparities in one of the most impoverished states.
Joe Biden and President Trump clashed over race, the environment, taxes, the coronavirus and foreign policy. Trump will campaign in Florida on Friday, and Biden will give a speech in Delaware about the pandemic.
As U.S. elections approach, extremist activity, the potential for contestation and President Donald Trump’s refusal to commit to transferring power peacefully raise concerns about possible violence. State and local officials should ensure that...
Under President Muhammadu Buhari, there is a sense that the country could burn to the ground.
Samantha Power“The Nigerian state has turned on its people. The only reason to shoot into a crowd of peaceful citizens is to terrorize: to kill some and make the others back down. It is a colossal and unforgivable crime. The brazenness is chilling...” #Nigeria #EndSars
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is pushing for the declaration, according to a congressional aide with contacts inside the State Department.
Samantha PowerAuthoritarian governments often attack human rights groups. Scary that @StateDept may also play this game, going after @HRW@Amnesty & @Oxfam. It reflects so poorly on a Secretary of State who cares far less about human rights than GOP politics.