November, 2022

  • 25 November

    Human Rights Defense Clashes with World Cup Competition

    -Editorial FIFA’s threat of on-field punishment for players pushed World Cup teams to back down and abandon a plan for their captains to wear armbands that were seen as a rebuke to host nation Qatar’s human rights record. Just hours before the first players with the armbands in support of …

October, 2022

  • 26 October

    Paris+ par Art Basel concludes highly successful debut edition

    -Editorial Paris+ Art Basel took place at the Grand Palais Éphémère from October 20 to 23, 2022 The inaugural edition of Paris+ par Art Basel brought together 156 premier galleries from 30 countries and territories – including 61 exhibitors with spaces in France – in a new flagship event that …

  • 17 October

    World Health Summit Calls for Unity to Address Global Health Challenges

    -Editorial The World Health Summit 2022, the world’s leading meeting for global health, began with great success. For the first time, it is co-hosted by the World Health Organization (WHO).  Among the central topics are climate change and health, pandemic preparedness, sustainable health systems, and the role of the G7 …

July, 2022

  • 22 July

    Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup and the geopolitics

    By: Mario Beltrán Mainero, Consul for Community and Political Affairs at the Consulate of Mexico in Calexico 2022 has been a turbulent year on the international stage. Russia’s aggression towards Ukraine shocked the entire world, as large territorial invasions of countries were thought to be a thing of the past. …

  • 11 July

    Travelers Will Help Boost the Tourism Economy to Pre Pandemic Levels

    -Editorial After almost two years of staying at home and not being able to travel or go out like before, people are now having an urge to travel like never before. The internet has baptized that urge as “Revenge Travel”. Revenge travel means catching up on your missed travel experiences …

June, 2022

  • 9 June

    Aspen Institute Names Imperial Valley College a Finalist for the 2023 Aspen Prize

    -Editorial The Aspen Institute named Imperial Valley College one of the ten finalists for the 2023 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence—the first time Imperial has been in this prestigious group. The $1 million Aspen Prize is the nation’s signature recognition of community colleges that are achieving high, improving, and …

  • 2 June

    Johnny Depp Wins Defamation Lawsuit Against Amber Heard

    -Editorial A disastrous relationship between two actors that took their marital drama to the court and public opinion ended in spectacular fashion. After hearing weeks of testimony — including hours from both Johnny Depp and Amber Heard themselves — the jury’s stunning decision found both defamation suits credible and awarded …

April, 2022

  • 30 April

    World Celebrates Children’s Day

    -Editorial In countries all over the world, Children are the key to the future and an important part of our present. That’s why today, in many parts of the world, Children’s Day is celebrated to acknowledge them and remind people they need protection. According to the World Health Administration, violence …

  • 28 April

    Stop Russia, Stand Up with Ukraine

    By: Terry Ahtziry Cardenas Banda, attorney, social activist, philanthropist and law professor. Between tears, uncertainty and pain, a human rights tragedy is being experienced, with unfounded justifications, lack of evidence and with the international community against them, the Russian Federation continues to attack the rule of law of the Ukrainian …

January, 2022

  • 1 January

    COVID Forced New Year’s Events to be Cancelled

    -Editorial Omicron has been the scrooge of the 2021 holidays as fear still lives around many people. The Bay Area and Southern California New Years’ Eve events were cancelled in order to discourage large gatherings amid the COVID-19 surge.  Spiking COVID-19 cases are causing a lot of event cancellations around …