Brits download 'Ding Dong, The Witch Is Dead'' on iTunes, and the BBC botches an attempt to honor Margaret Thatcher.
Articles by Jacey Fortin
- The Continuing Humanitarian Crisis In Mali
April 12 2013 10:50 AM
Mali doesn't have enough donor aid to meet its needs this year. And it may be running low on foresight, too.
- What’s Going On With Al-Qaeda In Syria?
April 10 2013 12:44 PM
A series of announcements this week confirms the link between al-Qaeda and jihadist rebels in Syria, leaving secular FSA fighters in a bind.
- Thatcher And The Brighton Bomb: A Close Call For The Iron Lady
April 09 2013 7:21 PM
Margaret Thatcher survived the Brighton Bomb in 1984, cementing her reputation as the Iron Lady at the height of the Irish conflict.
- Meet Kenya's New President Kenyatta, Inaugurated Despite Indictment
April 09 2013 11:21 AM
Uhuru Kenyatta was inaugurated to become Kenya's president, despite his indictment for war crimes and upcoming International Criminal Court case.
- No Love Lost For Thatcher In Argentina
April 09 2013 8:47 AM
Margaret Thatcher has been mourned all over the world, but eyes are dry in Argentina due to Falkland Islands disputes.
- Journalists In Syria: Who’s Still Missing As The War Drags On
April 06 2013 8:30 AM
Bashar Fahmi, James Foley, Austin Tice and other journalists have never been found since being captured while reporting on the war in Syria.
- Meet 3 More Malalas, Fighting For Justice In Pakistan
April 05 2013 2:24 PM
Women's-rights activists Humaira Bachal, Khalida Brohi and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy spoke along with Malala Yousafzai at a conference.
- Nelson Mandela Obit Mistakenly Aired In South Africa
April 03 2013 8:30 PM
South African network DStv aired an obituary for Nelson Mandela on Tuesday, but the iconic leader wasn't dead.
- Joseph Kony’s Head Now Worth $5M, But The Hunt Is On Hiatus
April 03 2013 5:58 PM
African and American forces have suspended their operation to rout the LRA, just the U.S. offered a bounty of $5 million for Joseph Kony.
- Killing Patrice Lumumba: Britain’s Spy Queen Admits 1961 Assassination Role
April 03 2013 5:13 AM
A new letter reveals that Britain's 'Queen of Spies' Daphne Park admitted to MI6's role in the 1961 Congo assassination of Patrice Lumumba.
- As Pakistan Election Approaches, Young People Reject Democracy
April 02 2013 6:57 PM
A new survey finds that Pakistani youth are cynical and conservative; they would prefer military rule or Shariah law over democracy.