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[WATCH] President Trump To Address North Korea, Iran In United Nations Speech

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President Donald Trump is expected to praise diplomatic progress with North Korea and address escalating issues with Iran and Syria in his speech this morning at the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Trump is scheduled to speak second in a long list of world leaders addressing the assembly. […]

Flashback: United Nations Determines African-Americans are Owed Reparations


In 2016, the United Nations’ Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent did a report that determined the United States of America owes African-Americans reparations for past and recent events that led to the destruction of the Black community. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The study that was picked up by the Washington […]

President Trump Cuts Funding To United Nations After Israel Vote


The U.S. will cut its 2018 contribution to the United Nations by $285 million—nearly 25 percent—an announcement that comes days after more than 120 nations criticized the United States for its decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Ambassador Nikki Haley made the announcement Sunday, but specifically blamed […]

North Korea: New U.N. Sanctions Are An Act Of War

The latest U.N. sanctions against North Korea are an act of war and tantamount to a complete economic blockade against it, North Korea’s foreign ministry said on Sunday, threatening to punish those who supported the measure. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The U.N. Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for […]

North Korea: Nuclear War May Break Out “At Any Moment”


North Korea’s deputy UN ambassador has warned the situation on the Korean Peninsula “has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment”. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Kim In-ryong told the UN General Assembly’s disarmament committee on Monday that North Korea is the only country in the world that has […]

BREAKING: North Korea Launches Ballistic Missile Into Sea Of Japan


North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile on Saturday from a region north of its capital, but it appears to have failed, South Korea’s military said, defying intense pressure from the United States and the state’s main Asian continental ally, China. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information An official at South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff confirmed […]

New York’s Ecuadorian Community Respond To Country’s Tragedy

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On April 16, 2016, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake shook up Ecuador, killing at least 525 people and injuring over 4,000 people. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Cities like Manta, Portovieho and Guayaquil were severely destroyed and officials say that even after all of the debris is removed, there’s still the possibility there could be more […]

Haitians Lawsuit Against United Nations Over Cholera Continues

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When cholera first appeared in Haiti, it caused massive panic throughout the country. It was reported well over 100,000 people were infected and close to 10,000 people were killed by the disease. Travel advisories were issued to tourists and foreigners with plans going to Haiti. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information News organizations headed towards the […]

The U.N. Uncovers The Inequalities Black Students Face in America


To some, it’s no secret America’s public education system is less than ideal for Black students, and the United Nations has now released a preliminary report that shows the truth. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Last month, the U.N.’s Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent traveled around the United States in order to learn […]

United Nations Group Says US Should Address Slavery, Reparations


The United States should consider reparations to African-American descendants of slavery, establish a national human rights commission and publicly acknowledge that the trans-Atlantic slave trade was a crime against humanity, a United Nations working group said Friday. Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information The U.N. Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent released its […]

Akon Launches “Solar Academy” That Will Supply Electricity To 600 Million Africans


Superstar Akon announces his Akon Lighting Africa initiative at the United Nations headquarters Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Senegalese-American pop singer Akon, whose Akon Lighting Africa initiative aims to bring electricity to some of the 600 million Africans who currently lack it, announced the launch of a new “Solar Academy” for the people of Africa. […]

United Nations Unveiling Of Permanent Memorial: The Ark Of Return


Today, March 25, 2015 on the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade, the United Nations held an unveiling ceremony for The Ark Of Return Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information Today the world took time to honor and remember those who suffered and died at the hands of […]

Her Source: The Commission On The Status Of Women 20 Years After Beijing

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Policies affecting girls and women are at the center of attention this week during the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW59/ Beijing+20) As the United Nations crosses the 15-year timeline on one set of millennium development goals, it prepares to launch another set. The year 2015 marks a significant milestone – the 20th anniversary […]

Her Source: March 8th Is International Women’s Day

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From Harlem to the United Nations, March 8th women of the world celebrate International Women’s Day Visit streaming.thesource.com for more information In 1995, U.N. Women, attended the Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, along with other women worldwide. The Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action was established by a unanimous vote of 189 countries. […]

TheSource.com Talks to Bakari Pace about his book “Enough. For All, Forever”

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Bakari Pace is a soon to be published author whose first book “Enough. For All, Forever” attempts to tackle issues of scarcity, hunger, poverty and many other related issues that have plagued civilizations for centuries. Pace uses the attention grabbing title to hook the reader in, as he delves into his theory of why he […]