When foreign ‘do-gooders’ do more harm than good in Liberia
Released last week to howls of outrage, ProPublica's Unprotected is a chilling expose about a rotten and unaccountable international charity industry. In particular, it peels away the shroud of secrecy around an American NGO, More Than Me (MTM), whose white American cofounder gallivanted around the globe for years raising millions of dollars for an academy she founded…
Badass Grannies, activists push to clean up government
The national push comes as President Donald Trump has failed to deliver on many of his promises to crack down on Washington lobbying and refused to sever ties to his businesses. | Jeff Swensen/Getty Images Elections Voters will see a record number of ballot initiatives this year asking them to change redistricting, expand voting rights…
Ariana Grande And Pete Davidson Call Off Engagement: Reports
But the relationship may still have hope. A source told US Weekly the couple is “working things out. They’re not officially done yet.” TMZ also reported that the two aren’t ruling out the possibility of anything in the future. Representatives for Grande and Davidson have not responded to HuffPost’s requests for comment.
Ramallah open mic night: An outlet for Palestinian youth
Ramallah, West Bank - Nadin Khasham's hands shake while holding her phone with the notes app open. As the lights slowly suffuse on the stage, she takes a deep breath and starts reading a poem she wrote in English in front of the audience gathered at the 3Ramallah restaurant. "I wanted to see people's reaction…
Maine Dems fear focus on Collins distracts from big 2018 races
The state campaigns in Maine, including Democratic Attorney General Janet Mills' bid for governor, have some of the clearest policy consequences in the country. | Robert F. Bukaty, File/AP Photo The party is seeking to flip Maine's governorship and a key House swing seat before considering GOP Sen. Susan Collins' 2020 campaign. By DANIEL STRAUSS…