The University of Pennsylvania's Center for the Study of Race and Equity in Education put out a research paper this month called “Black Male Student-Athletes and Racial Inequities in NCAA Division I College Sports."
Somalia’s famine has officially come to an end, the United Nations announced Friday. However, although the situation has improved, the U.N. Food and Agricultural Organization warned that famine could return unless action is taken to prevent droughts and restore food security.
Israel's ceremonial president said Monday that an outbreak of violent protests by Ethiopian Jews has "exposed an open, bleeding wound in the heart of Israeli society" and that the country must respond to their grievances.
Tens of thousands of Somalis are feared dead in the world's worst famine in a generation, the U.N. said Wednesday, and the U.S. said it will allow emergency funds to be spent in areas controlled by al-Qaida-linked militants as long as the fighters do not interfere with aid distributions.
Amid accusations of expired food aid distribution by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Somali militant group al-Shabaab has banned the organization from operating in certain central and southern areas of the country under its control.