Ethiopian 'protectors' targeted, says top UN official

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Ethiopian ‘protectors’ targeted, says top UN official

CNN’s Charissa Yong talks to Former U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia Richard Backer about how Ethiopians’ rights are being violated. He says his comments are based on firsthand accounts. Subscribe to her CNN podcast here….

Judge in Cuba to have social media-savvy job

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Judge in Cuba to have social media-savvy job

Photo A government-appointed independent judge in Havana is about to have a new assignment, and it seems unlikely that it will please opponents of the island’s communist system: the official New York Times has…

Alan Doyle: How artists like him reinvented themselves

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Alan Doyle: How artists like him reinvented themselves

Written by By Elisha Dufour, CNN Canadian musician Alan Doyle has had two decades of career success in pop, country and blues music, but it’s his role as ambassador for Newfoundland and Labrador that’s…

Wrote $1m to the Health Ministry because CUPE staff kept

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Wrote $1m to the Health Ministry because CUPE staff kept

A coalition of community groups report this as another discouraging example of government efforts to deny vaccines to Canadians Wrote $1m to the Health Ministry because CUPE staff kept waiting for vaccines – but…

Vancouver flooding: Evacuees plead for more supplies

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Vancouver flooding: Evacuees plead for more supplies

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kim Haakstad of Vancouver Life newspaper helped distribute supplies to low-income people. “If we didn’t have centres we could go to all day, every day” , evacuees in…