Published: Mar 23, 2022
Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate arrived in Jamaica on Tuesday (March 22) as part of a week-long Caribbean tour hours after activists protested to demand reparations for slavery amid growing scrutiny of the British Empire's colonial legacy.
Published: Sep 02, 2020
WASHINGTON - A committee reporting to District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser has recommended renaming dozens of public schools, parks and government buildings in the nation's capital - including those named for seven U.S. presidents - after studying the historical namesakes' connections to slavery and oppression.
Published: Mar 14, 2018
No doubt I will be accused by Dr Frank of “hijacking” another international day (“One cow and a load of bullocks on IWD”, Letters, March 11) but, as I flicked through the list of International Days in March, I couldn’t help noticing that March 20 was Day of Happiness.
Published: Jul 28, 2016
JAKARTA - Ima Matul Maisaroh, a human trafficking survivor from Malang, East Java, made history on Tuesday evening when she delivered a powerful speech on slavery at a packed presidential convention of a major US political party.