​Thousands Gather in Staten Island to Protest Death of Eric Garner

This weekend, over 2,500 people peacefully assembled and demonstrated in protest of the death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black man who was killed when a white New York City police officer used an illegal chokehold on him. The officer stopped Garner, the 43-year-old father of six, for selling loose cigarettes. » 8/23/14 6:20pm 8/23/14 6:20pm

A Glimpse at International Day Against Homophobia And Transphobia

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - MAY 18: A transexual [woman] participates in a parade to celebrate the ninth International Day Against Homophobia And Transphobia on May 18, 2014 in Manila, Philippines. Commonly referred to as IDAHOT, the day is remembered by the gay community as the largest anti-discrimination solidarity action… » 5/18/14 2:00pm 5/18/14 2:00pm

Rwandans Observe 20th Anniversary of the Start of the Rwandan Genocide

KIGALI, RWANDA - APRIL 05: Dressed in traditional gowns, women line up before marching to commemorate the genocide of 1994 at the Kicukiro College of Technology football pitch April 5, 2014 in Kigali, Rwanda. On April 11, 1994, Belgian paratroopersm, who were part of the UNAMIR mission, were ordered to leave the… » 4/06/14 1:45pm 4/06/14 1:45pm

Pope Francis Casts the Jesus Water Charm on This Cute Baby

In this photo provided by the Vatican paper L' Osservatore Romano, Pope Francis blesses a baby during a baptism at the Vatican, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014. With wails resounding amid the splendor of the Sistine Chapel, the Pontiff did his Christian due diligence and baptized 32 infants as a precaution, just in case Hell is… » 1/12/14 2:00pm 1/12/14 2:00pm