Daily Archives: December 1, 2019

Eggs, Protests, Apathy Greet Algeria’s Presidential Campaign

ALGIERS, ALGERIA – Algeria’s presidential campaign is in trouble. Candidates are struggling to fill rally venues, campaign managers have quit, voters have pelted campaign headquarters with tomatoes and eggs, and the country’s 9-month-old pro-democracy …

Eggs, Protests, Apathy Greet Algeria’s Presidential Campaign

ALGIERS, ALGERIA – Algeria’s presidential campaign is in trouble. Candidates are struggling to fill rally venues, campaign managers have quit, voters have pelted campaign headquarters with tomatoes and eggs, and the country’s 9-month-old pro-democracy …

UN: More Than 300 Children Die Daily of AIDS-Related Causes

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA – Jane Mabasa was just 9 years old when she received what she was sure was a death sentence. She was sick, skinny and alone, having been separated from her ill mother and brought to an AIDS hospice in Johannesburg. That was i…