Maurice White of Earth, Wind & Fire Inspired Positivity

Maurice White of Earth, Wind & Fire Inspired Positivity

Maurice White, the founder of the horn-driven band Earth, Wind & Fire, died on Feb. 03, 2016. He has been hailed by many as one who inspired positivity throughout his illustrious career. He was 74 and suffered from Parkinson’s disease, which significantly curtailed him from touring and appearing in public. “My brother, hero, and best […]

Laurent Gbagbo Trial: Is the ICC Targeting African Leaders?

Laurent Gbagbo Trial: Is the ICC Targeting African Leaders?

Laurent Gbagbo, former president of Ivory Coast, pleaded not guilty to four charges of crimes against humanity at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Jan. 28, 2016. Gbagbo was charged with murder, rape, persecution, and other inhumane acts allegedly committed by his supporters during the 2010 presidential election standoff with the incumbent, President Alassane Quattara. His arraignment […]