Robyn Mutchler

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Fifty Years Later - Malcolm X's Fight for Equality

New York City

Scandalous Tudor weddings: 7 women who braved royal wrath by marrying for love

For those in the higher echelons of society in the Tudor period, a good marriage was one that brought about mutual prosperity and advancement in …

Five Powerful Women Of The Civil Rights Movement You Should Know, But Probably Don’t

Although I understand the idea behind Black History Month, I’m not a huge proponent of relegating our history to only one month of the year. We need …

The Pentagon’s Pathetic Vietnam Whitewash

A Pentagon website intended to mark the 50th anniversary of America’s war in Vietnam does a disservice to history.<p>It’s the biggest snow job of …

8 things you (probably) didn’t know about the Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence – a statement adopted by the Continental Congress in 1776 that announced that the 13 American colonies, then at war …

Roma hold baby’s funeral in Paris amid racism controversy

Maria Francesca spent her short life living in a ramshackle camp on the edges of Paris-Orly airport. After the Roma infant girl died, only two months old, quarrels erupted over the tiny plot of land needed for her burial that have prompted an anti-discrimination investigation.<p>The mayor of the town …

Britain’s love/hate relationship with ‘foreigners’ during the Second World War

The Second World War is not usually remembered as a time when Britain's population was diverse. Yet, as Professor Wendy Webster from the University …

Roma baby buried in France as probe launched

<b>A Roma baby has been buried in a French cemetery amid a row over the reported refusal by the mayor of a neighbouring town to grant her a grave.</b><p>The baby was buried in Wissous, south of Paris, after town of Champlan reportedly refused her burial.<p>On Sunday Champlan's mayor denied this. An …

Human Rights

'Idris Elba Can't Be James Bond, Because He Is Black' - Is The Opinion Of US Shock Jock Rush Limbaugh

Idris Elba can't play James Bond because he is black, is the latest claim by US shock jock Rush Limbaugh.<p><b>Well, we know Idris can work a tuxedo as</b> …

Rush Limbaugh Thinks Idris Elba Shouldn't Be James Bond Because He's Black

The Sony Pictures hack exposed many private emails between executives, with one email chain reportedly showing that Sony co-chairman Amy Pascal wanted to cast British actor Idris Elba as the next James Bond, after Daniel Craig. And apparently, one person would not be happy with that choice. …