Artist Toyin Ojih Odutola drawing complex portraits of black life

Artist Toyin Ojih Odutola drawing complex portraits of black life

Written by Jacqui Palumbo, CNN Nigerian American artist Toyin Ojih Odutola is known for the rich, textural portraits of black life layered with complex ballpoint pens, charcoal, and pastels. Born in 1985, Ojih Odutola is a storyteller who…

Madeleine McCann: German prosecutors assume the girl is dead

A picture released by the McCann family on May 24, 2007 shows missing British girl Madeleine McCann on May 3, 2007.

McCann was three years old when he disappeared from a holiday home in Praia da Luz, Portugal, on May 3, 2007, and burned an international hunt. He was never found and no one was charged for his disappearance….

Ben & Jerry’s statement on white supremacy is outstanding. Here’s why

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In a strong statement Ben & Jerry’s, published on the company’s website late Tuesday, Death of george floydas a result of the “inhuman police brutality carried out by the culture of white superiority” in the hands of a…

Grindr to remove ‘ethnicity filter’ in solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement

Grindr to remove 'ethnicity filter' in solidarity with Black Lives Matter movement

“We will continue to fight racism in Grindr through a policy of zero tolerance against racism and hate speech on our platform and on our platform,” said Gay partner and hookup practice Monday. “As part of this commitment…

HSBC publicly supports Standard Chartered China’s national security law for Hong Kong

HSBC publicly supports Standard Chartered China's national security law for Hong Kong

HSBC (HSBC) and Standard Chartered (SCBFF) On Wednesday, it supported the bill, which was designed by Beijing and will be given to the city in the coming months. Lenders joined other major businesses in Hong Kong, backing the…

Kansas City police stabbed in the chest by mentally distressed man

Kansas City police stabbed in the chest by mentally distressed man

Department officials said a “very nervous” man suspected of mental health breakdown stabbed a police officer in Missouri. The unidentified officer was attacked on Wednesday when answering a medical call in downtown Kansas City, police Tell Kansas City…

Unemployment in Europe is half of America. Here’s why

Unemployment in Europe is half of America. Here's why

European Union statistics office Eurostat said on Wednesday that the EU unemployment rate rose from 6.4% in April to 6.6% in March. Job losses are not evenly distributed across all EU countries. The unemployment rate in Spain, hit…

Beyoncé urges fans to stay ‘focused’ in the fight for justice for George Floyd

Beyoncé demands justice for George Floyd

Floyd, an unarmed nigger, died in police custody after ex-Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was strangled for almost nine minutes during his arrest. His death started demonstrations in the United States and around the world. The Grammy award-winning…

India Chinese border tensions: Defense minister announces major Chinese troop movements

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Speaking to CNN member news18, Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday that “a significant number of” Chinese troops were moving to the Actual Control Line (LAC) between the two countries. “It is true that the Chinese…

Trump defends ‘photo op’ when visiting church damaged by fire

Trump defends 'photo op' when visiting church damaged by fire

On Wednesday, President Trump advocated a “very symbolic” visit to the fire-damaged church near the White House. However, Trump said he did not know that police-brutality protesters who had occupied the area for days would be cleared from…