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Social media network mobilizing blacks ahead of Brazil elections

/ Sep 24, 2018

Social media network mobilizing blacks ahead of Brazil elections

As Brazil's general elections approach, a new social network is gaining traction aimed at giving greater visibility to black candidates while highlighting anti-racism initiatives in the country tainted by racial prejudice. Black & Black, which has 100,000 users — in a population of more than ...

Pardoned Australian filmmaker to be deported from Cambodia

/ Sep 22, 2018

Pardoned Australian filmmaker to be deported from Cambodia

An Australian filmmaker was awaiting deportation from Cambodia on Saturday after receiving a royal pardon for his conviction on spying charges for flying a drone over a political rally. A spokesman for immigration police said that James Ricketson will be deported on Saturday morning, a ...