W.H.O. Names Mugabe a ‘Good-Will Ambassador,’ and the World Balks by YONETTE JOSEPH


By YONETTE JOSEPH

The decision outraged medical professionals, rights groups and others who took to social media to call it an “insult” and “a sick joke.”

Published: October 20, 2017 at 08:00PM

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High School Students Explain Why They Protest Anthems and Pledges by VALERIYA SAFRONOVA and JOANNA NIKAS


By VALERIYA SAFRONOVA and JOANNA NIKAS

Colin Kaepernick’s decision to sit or take a knee during the national anthem exploded into a national conversation about race. Here, high school students tell us why they sit or kneel during the national anthem or the Pledge of Allegiance — or why they stand and participate.

Published: October 20, 2017 at 08:00PM

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