Opinion

The Black Panther pilgrimage

You think the Black Panther film is about "blackness"? No, it is about rage.

Elsie Eyakuze

by Elsie Eyakuze

Elsie Eyakuze

Arts & Culture

Is Black Panther co-opting African struggles against oppression?

Movie critics have praised the film, but cultural critics argue Marvel Studios, and its parent company Disney, may be exploiting black political and cultural movements for their own financial gain.

United States

'Never again!': US protesters demand stricter gun laws

Hundreds of people rally in Florida for stricter gun control laws in the aftermath of a deadly school shooting.

US: School shooting survivors demand stricter gun laws

Russia

'Blather': Lavrov dismisses charges of US vote meddling

Russian foreign minister dismisses accusations of Moscow interference in the 2016 US presidential as 'blather'.

US & Canada

US recognises six Virginia Native tribes after decades-long fight

Six Native American tribes in the US state of Virginia have been granted full federal recognition after a nearly twenty-year-long legal battle.

US & Canada

Doubt over US role in Middle East peace process

The US denies reports that it's discussing the possibility of Israel annexing illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank.

US & Canada

Mitt Romney running for Senate

Former US presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, is running for Senate.

US & Canada

Thirteen Russians charged over 2016 US election meddling

Thirteen Russians charged with 'conspiracy to defraud the United States', Special Counsel Robert Mueller says.

United States

US charges Russians with election meddling

Thirteen Russians charged with 'conspiracy to defraud the United States', Special Counsel Robert Mueller says.

United States

Nikolas Cruz 'confessed to Florida school shooting'

Police say the 19-year-old confessed to killing 17 people in one of the deadliest school shootings in US history.

United States

Steve Bannon questioned in Russia-Trump probes

Former White House official interviewed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller for more than 20 hours, reports say.

Steve Bannon questioned in Russia-Trump probes

War & Conflict

Week in pictures: From US school shooting to Zuma exit

A photo roundup of some of last week's events, including the Russian passenger plane crash and 2018 Winter Olympics.

Week in pictures: From US school shooting to Zuma exit

United States

Florida shooting: Suspect charged with 17 murder counts

A 19-year-old expelled from Florida school charged with 17 counts of murder after one of deadliest US school shootings.

United States

'No words': At least 17 dead in US school shooting

Nineteen-year-old ex-student who allegedly opened fire with AR-15 rifle charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder.

Islamophobia

US Muslim mayor candidate receives death threat online

A candidate seeking to become the first Muslim mayor of a US city says she won't let the threat 'derail' her.

Regina Mustafa receives death threats in US mayor race