What are the 10 stages of genocide?

July 11 marks the 24th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide, the worst atrocity on European soil since the Holocaust. In July, 1995, Serb forces systematically killed more than 8,000 Bosniak Muslim men and boys in the so-called UN-protected enclave in Srebrenica, Bosnia. But what led to the massacre? In the nineties, genocide scholar Gregory H…

The Riverdale Cast Honors Luke Perry As They Return To Work

The cast of Riverdale are hard at work on season four, as well as their tribute to Hollywood legend and fallen star Luke Perry, who passed away at 52 in March 2019 after suffering a stroke. Though we've yet to see the actual episode, those involved haven't been shy about sharing sneak peeks at the cast's…

New Zealand resume against India in World Cup semi-final – clips, radio & text

India vs New Zealand in Cricket World Cup semi-final, live, today, reserve day - Live - BBC Sport Summary New Zealand reach World Cup final for second time in succession NZ play England or Australia in final at Lord's on 14 July India, once again, fall short in semi-finals Jadeja's 77 off 59 balls had…

UN rapporteur urges US action over Khashoggi report

UN special rapporteur Agnes Callamard and Hatice Cengiz, the fiancee of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi, have warned that democratic values worldwide would be at risk should Saudi Arabia escape accountability for his murder. At an event in London on Tuesday night, they called on the international community to act upon a report published by Callamard…

Ariana Grande Explores A Mind Filled With Dancing Shoes In ‘In My Head’ Video

Medical diagrams may paint the brain as a pink, plushy organ that acts as our control mechanism, but as Ariana Grande's new video reveals, it's really a box that withholds as much as it is in charge of. The new "In My Head" visual finds her traveling to this empty, white box alone with her…

Mike Trout: The brilliant $426.5m MLB star most Americans don’t know

Quick, which player has the largest salary contract in US team sport - in fact, the richest contract in the history of North American team sport? You might be inclined to say Tom Brady, the charismatic quarterback for the New England Patriots, winner of six Super Bowls. Or basketball luminary LeBron James of the Los…

Israel’s separation wall endures, 15 years after ICJ ruling

In the occupied West Bank, the long, concrete separation wall winds through the landscape, slicing through Palestinian communities, agricultural fields and farmlands in a steady manner. The wall, which Israel began constructing in 2002 at the height of the second intifada, has been described by Israeli officials as a necessary security precaution against terrorism. Palestinians…

Avicii And Mac Miller’s New Projects Are Making Fans Think Twice About Posthumous Releases

As music fans, nothing can quite prepare us for the heartbreak we feel when a beloved artist suddenly passes away. And although it's never easy to cope with a musician's untimely death, it's long been clear that death doesn't necessarily mark the end of a music career. In fact, it seems that several departed artists'…

Neymar: Brazil forward fails to attend PSG pre-season training

Neymar has scored 34 goals in 37 league appearances since joining PSG in August 2017 to help the club win back-to-back Ligue 1 titlesParis St-Germain say they will take "appropriate action" after Brazil striker Neymar failed to turn up for the first day of pre-season training. The 27-year-old was due back at the club's training…

The women leading efforts for female rights at talks with Taliban

Doha, Qatar - Jamila Afghani, a prominent women's rights activist, was getting ready to address a peace dialogue attended by Afghan leaders and Taliban representatives in Doha, when she got the news of an attack back home. Taliban fighters had just detonated a car bomb close to the office of Afghanistan's main intelligence service in Ghazni, killing…