Ola Salem

Ola Salem

US Midterms 2018

In age of Trump, black women running for office in higher numbers

Hundreds of African American women are running for local and national office in the upcoming midterms.

In age of Trump, black women running for office in higher numbers

US Midterms 2018

Will Nevada elect the US's first female-majority legislature?

After winning record number of primary races, Nevada female candidates set their sights on making history on November 6.

Will Nevada elect the US's first female-majority legislature?

Jamal Khashoggi

What is the Magnitsky Act? How does it apply to Khashoggi's case?

Senators trigger act requiring Trump to determine if foreign person violated the human rights of slain Saudi writer.

What is the Magnitsky Act? How does it apply to Khashoggi's case?

United States

Who is Anita Hill?

Hill, who accused Supreme Court nominee Thomas of sexual misconduct in 1991, says 'we expect better' with Kavanaugh.

Who is Anita Hill?

United States

US decision to shut PLO office 'denies Palestinians as people'

Analysts warn Trump's decision to close the Palestinian mission in DC further jeopardises any peace process.

US decision to shut PLO office 'denies Palestinians as people'

Elections

Why Muslim Americans are running for office in record numbers

Unprecedented number of Muslim Americans candidates includes Abdul El-Sayed who's vying to be the first Muslim governor.

Why Muslim Americans are running for office in record numbers

Immigration

Families Belong Together: Thousands protest Trump policies

More than 700 events are planned worldwide against Trump's 'zero-tolerance' approach towards immigration.

Families Belong Together: Thousands protest Trump policies

United States

'A real human cost': American Muslims decry travel ban

Rights groups expect an unprecedented number of families to be separated and warn of a rise in attacks against Muslims.

'A real human cost': American Muslims decry travel ban