Aug. 25, 1619, marks 400 years since the first Africans were enslaved in the Colony of Virginia. Ghana has declared 2019 "the year of return" for African descendants around the globe. The World's Rupa Shenoy traveled to Ghana to look at how slavery is entangled in both the past and present lives of people there and in the African diaspora.

Full story - April 14, 2008
Phillip Martin reports on how recent immigrants to the United States feel about American notions of race and skin color.
Full story - April 14, 2008
The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Morocco. Cook-book author Paula Wolfert explains that "smen" -- or aged butter -- is a vital ingredient in Moroccan cuisine.
Full story - April 14, 2008
Anchor Marco Werman gives us a taste of what young people are dancing to in the South American nation of Chile. One musician who's a hit with young Chileans is hip hop singer Anita Tijoux.
Full story - April 11, 2008
Anchor Marco Werman gets the latest on the presidential election in Zimbabwe from the CBC's Laura Lynch; it's been nearly two weeks since the election
Full story - April 11, 2008
The World's Gerry Hadden reports that Italy's latest election campaign has seen a change in the country's super-fragmented political landscape, as the main left-of-center candidate is refusing to run as part of a coalition
Full story - April 11, 2008
The World's Matthew Bell reports on the Dalai Lama's visit to Seattle where the Tibetan spiritual leader is appearing at the University of Washington, and questions have been raised on whether he's able to speak freely while there.
Full story - April 11, 2008
The BBC's Jonathan Head reports from Manila on the steeply rising price of rice around the world.
Full story - April 11, 2008
Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Kim Campbell, former Canadian Prime Minister, about a meeting in Washington this weekend to address the problems facing poor women around the world.
Full story - April 11, 2008
A key aide to Iraqi Shiite cleric Moqtada al Sadr was gunned down today in Najaf, and Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from Steve Farrell of the New York Times in Baghdad.
Full story - April 11, 2008
Ben Gilbert reports from Dubai on the ancient sport of falconry which is enjoying renewed popularity as some local Emirates try to keep their traditional culture alive.

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