Travis King, a Black American soldier who illegally crossed into North Korea last month, defected because of racist and inhumane treatment in the U.S. military, North Korean state media said. The post Travis King Crossed Into North Korea To Flee ‘Racial Discrimination’ In US Army, State Media Claims appeared first on NewsOne.

A new letter urges President Biden to employ "diplomatic intervention" with Mexico over the death of Shanquella Robinson to "send a clear message that transnational criminal activities will not be tolerated." The post Justice For Shanquella Robinson: Letter To Biden Makes Strong Case For ‘Swift Diplomatic Intervention’ In Mexico appeared first on NewsOne.

Workers in Twitter's office in Ghana said they feel "insulted, discriminated against" and "disrespected" at the abrupt way they were laid off without severance pay. The post Laid-Off Twitter Africa Staff Feel ‘Discriminated Against’ Amid Suspicions Labor Laws Were Broken appeared first on NewsOne.

As we've seen in the U.S., defeating a far-right leader is only one step to combatting the global pull toward fascism. Brazil took a decisive step in the right direction Sunday.  The post Lula Wins Brazilian Election With Overwhelming Support Of Black Voters appeared first on NewsOne.

To celebrate what would have been Nelson Mandela's 104th birthday. Here are some of his most memorable quotes The post Happy Birthday, Nelson Mandela! 5 Quotes Madiba Said That Still Ring True Today appeared first on NewsOne.

As the world still celebrates the gift of Nelson Mandela's life as well as mourns the loss of his life, check out some of Madiba's most powerful speeches. The post Nelson Mandela’s Epic Speeches That Will Give You Hope appeared first on NewsOne.

Calls grew to free Brittney Griner from Russia over drug allegations after Biden announced a prisoner swap deal to release a different American prisoner from Russia in exchange for a Russian pilot convicted in the U.S. of similar charges on which the pro basketball star is being held.

Good News

NBA player Bismack Biyombo is donating his entire 2022 salary to build a hospital in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Popular Ukrainian film actor Pasha Lee is one of the country's many natives that made the switch to become a soldier in the current Russian invasion, but his bravery has sadly now resulted in death after the city of Irpin was bombarded with mortar shells over the weekend.


Luckily brawls aren't a thing in US politics because Lord knows that a heck of a lot of UFC fighters seem to be down with the MAGA movement and those voters will vote in just about anyone they feel is racist and cuckoo enough for Cocoa Puffs. Just sayin.