The history of white supremacy is complex and the meaning of that term often disputed. But if people, by association, are part of a larger structure in which whites dominate, is it appropriate to call them "white supremacists"?
Hurricane Laura made landfall just after midnight in southern Louisiana, the police officer who shot Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wis., has been identified as Rusten Sheskey, and the Chinese government test-fired an “aircraft-carrier killer” missile into the South China Sea.
International attention has again turned to an explosive racial incident in the United States, Israeli helicopters attacked observation posts in Lebanon belonging to the militant group Hezbollah, and in Afghanistan, flash floods killed more than 70 people in the city of Charikar.
US Secretary of State Pompeo has been trying in vain to get European support for reinstating multilateral sanctions on Iran. Two years ago, the Trump administration withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal, which was negotiated by the Obama administration.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is fighting for his life in a Siberian hospital after what his spokeswoman is calling a poisoning. And, former White House adviser Steve Bannon was arrested Thursday and charged with fraud by federal prosecutors. Also, the Trump administration on Thursday will formally ask the United Nations Security Council to reimpose UN sanctions on Iran.
Mass protests in Belarus have been met by violent crackdowns after the recent election. Veronika Tsepkalo, who helped create one of the largest expressions of dissent Belarus has seen in years, joined The World's host Marco Werman from Moscow to talk about the latest events.
The US has stepped up efforts to hold China accountable for treatment of ethnic minority Uighurs in the western Xinjiang region, but new evidence shows continued persecution, with celebrities even being targeted.