United States

1/18/2016

If a state commission tasked with educating New Yorkers about slavery has been active in recent years, it hasn’t left much of a record of its accomplishments.

1/3/2016

Marsha Small used ground-penetrating radar to survey beneath the cemetery on the Chemawa Indian School campus near Salem, Oregon. As she worked, she prayed to the children, even though her Northern Cheyenne language would sound foreign to them because the children buried in this earth had been brought to the school from reservations and tribal lands throughout the western United States.

10/30/2015

The last British resident to be held in Guantanamo Bay has landed in the UK, having been detained for 13 years.

10/28/2015

The United States has transferred Ahmed Ould Abdel Aziz, a detainee at the Guantanamo Bay prison, to Mauritania, the Pentagon said on Thursday.

7/3/2015

A truth commission will examine the US invasion of Panama, which took place more than 25 years ago and toppled military dictator General Manuel Noriega.

6/18/2015

On Thursday, the Manitoba government apologized for the Sixties Scoop - the forced adoption and relocation of thousands of indigenous children.

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