United Nations

OPINION: Gen. Colin Powell’s Many Achievements Outweigh Any Particular ‘Blot’ In His Long, Storied Career

He should be remembered for his accomplishments.
10/19/2021

UN Report Calls For Reparations As Part Of Effort to Dismantle Systemic Racism

The organization’s human rights chief cited police violence.
06/28/2021

Ghana Receives 600,000 Doses Of Coronavirus Vaccine As Part Of Global Campaign

The delivery is part of a new United Nations initiative.
03/01/2021

Senate Approves Linda Thomas-Greenfield As New U.N. Ambassador

She’s the second Black woman in the role.
02/23/2021

The United Nations Removes Cannabis From List Of Most Dangerous Substances

It's been removed from the same category as heroin.
12/04/2020

UN: At Least 300 Migrants Missing in New Sea Tragedy

Victims were reportedly "swallowed up by the waves."
02/11/2015

Rights Group Urges UN to Stop Nigerian Executions

Sixty-six soldiers were controversially sentenced to death.
12/24/2014

This Day in Black History: Dec. 10, 1950

Ralph Bunche wins the Nobel Peace Prize.
12/10/2014

Russian Envoy: Ferguson Shows US Racial Problems

Global leaders condemn Darren Wilson verdict.
11/26/2014