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Haitian gang demands $17 million in ransom for abducted missionaries

The “400 Mawozo” gang in Haiti is demanding $1 million for each of the 17 missionaries it has abducted. The group was kidnapped last weekend just outside of the capital of Port-au-Prince. Gang activity has been on the rise following the assassination of the country’s president in July. Robert Fatton, Jr. is the Julia A. Cooper professor of government and ... Read More »

Essential workers risk coronavirus exposure to serve their communities

At least ten Amazon warehouse employees across the country have contracted the coronavirus, according to employee and media reports. However, they are part of a select group of professions whose workers continue to serve their communities, often risking their own health to assist people self-isolating. Adriana Diaz speaks to some of the people working essential professions about their daily struggle ... Read More »