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Op-ed: Onward and downward

...black men to the degree that it remains a symbol of oppression. So it's very simple: Never, ever use it when referring to African-Americans. What's so hard about that? It's no more difficult than rejecting the name of the Washington NFL team. It's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-29/op-ed-onward-and-downward
Opinion
What others say: Alaskans should care about Cecil the Lion

...Many airlines, including Delta, United and American wavered in the face of public pressure and banned the carriage of most African hunting trophies on their airplanes.This will have little immediate effect - most hunters use expediting services and cargo...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-19/what-others-say-alaskans-should-c
Opinion

...aimed at protecting tigers and other Asian big cats, possibly prompting dealers to turn to African lions as a substitute.Legal exports of South African lion skeletons increased from about 50 skeletons in 2008 to 573 in 2011, the report said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/christopher-torchia/2015-08-11
Op-ed: Killing Cecil

"Until the lion tells his side of the story, the tale of the hunt will always glorify the hunter." - African proverbOn the ledger of global outrages, the killing of Cecil the lion outside of a Zimbabwe national park should barely register...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-02/op-ed-killing-cecil
Opinion
Study throws harsh light on inequality in popular movies

...films in 2014, two were directed by women. In 2007, there were three. Of the 700 films examined, three were directed by African-Americans."By examining the trends over time, it is clear that no progress has been made either on screen or behind the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-08-05/study-throws-harsh-lig
Arts & Entertainment

...agricultural economics in Zimbabwe, then wrote a doctoral dissertation at Cornell University on control of tick-borne diseases in African livestock. He was working on animal diseases at the University of Florida when some work on rabies brought him to the attention...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/mike-stobbe/2015-07-29

CAPE TOWN, South Africa - In death, Nelson Mandela unified South Africans of all races and backgrounds Sunday on a day of prayer for the global statesman - from a vaulted cathedral with hymns and incense...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-08
News
Best and worst films of 2014

...soothsayer, but slathering him with Bronz-o and putting some eyeliner on him isn't going to cut it. Where were all the Africans and Middle Easterners in this film set in Africa and the Middle East? "If I Stay" This film was like the anti-"Fault...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-01-07-0
Arts & Entertainment
Op-ed: The majesty of the black church

...shouldn't be a surprise that Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston...within the church's very walls.Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, or "Mother...and beholden to the system of slavery, African-Americans forged their own churches...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-24/op-ed-the-majesty-of-the-black-ch
Opinion

...exported to China would be "better off" in Chinese zoos rather than struggling wildlife parks in Zimbabwe, the southern African nation's minister in charge of wildlife said on Monday, dismissing protests from animal rights groups."Those elephants...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/farai-mutsaka/2015-07-06

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