Can Native Americans change US politics? | The Stream — Al Jazeera Video

November’s midterm elections could be a pivotal moment in the United States. Not only could the balance of power in congress shift, but the representation of Native Americans in politics could grow significantly. Representation is something Deb Haaland, Peggy Flanagan, Sharice Davids, and Joseph Blanchard take seriously. The candidates are part of a group of…

The Easy Solution to Help Keep Girls in School — Project Syndicate Video

An African proverb says, “If we educate a boy, we educate one person. If we educate a girl, we educate a family – and a whole nation.” So why are girls’ rates of school attendance and literacy still so low in many countries? Source: Project Syndicate Published on 29.05.2018 ->>>>><<<<<-

Intolerance and Racism: Don’t forget, don’t look away, don’t remain silent: Maas and Çavuşoğlu remember the victims of Solingen |Videos

Together with his Turkish counterpart, Foreign Minister Maas took a stance against intolerance and racism in remembering the arson attack perpetrated by right-wing extremists. Foreign Minister Maas and his Turkish counterpart Çavuşoğlu at the memorial to the victims of Solingen., © Xander Heinl/photothek.net Twenty-five years after the arson attack by the extreme right in Solingen,…

Video: Cricket’s Match Fixers – Al Jazeera Investigations | A-J Investigative Unit exposes the global scale of match-fixing in cricket

Al Jazeera’s Investigative Unit exposes the global scale of match-fixing in cricket. Our undercover investigation reveals how criminal gangs bribe players and officials to fix matches and parts of matches – and make millions from betting on guaranteed outcomes. In secretly filmed meetings, we expose criminals who target the fast-growing Twenty20 tournaments and Test matches,…

Ramadan ad featuring Trump, Putin, Kim and others goes viral (VIDEO)

An ad by Kuwaiti mobile phone operator Zain, in which a young Muslim boy calls on world leaders to address crises in the Arab world, has gone viral. It concludes with the declaration that Jerusalem is the capital of Palestine. In the video, released on May 17, a young boy addresses lookalikes of Donald Trump,…

Video: Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Diamond Jubilee visit to India

If you missed the screenings in Jamatkhana, the film of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Diamond Jubilee visit to India is now available online. This 50-minute film recounts the history of the Ismaili Imamat in India, preparations by the Jamat, and the programme undertaken by Mawlana Hazar Imam during his 10-day visit to the country. Click above…

Interview with Israeli author Amos Oz "I want peace" — By Sarah Judith Hofmann on Qantara de | It’s “The state of the Jews” and not the “Jewish state”…

Amos Oz, one of Israel’s greatest living authors, has also been a pre-eminent peace activist and remains a passionate advocate of a two-state solution in his homeland. In interview with Sarah Judith Hofmann, Oz reveals how he believes peace can be achieved Israel is celebrating its 70th anniversary. How do you feel about that? Will…

Lisboa, Portugal: Registration of the Diamond Jubilee Celebration started | President of the Ismaili Council for Portugal Rahim Firozali invited Ismaili Jamat world-wide

(Click to watch at source) We are pleased to inform the Jamat that registration for the Diamond Jubilee Celebration – Lisboa 2018 has now begun. The week-long Celebration in Lisbon, Portugal is being held from 5-11 July 2018, and will mark the culmination of Mawlana Hazar Imam’s Diamond Jubilee. Events will include: The International Arts…