"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
""Now the time has come to write the next great chapter in the history of our armed forces.""Mike Pence
US Vice President
"We need to take a hard look at how we provide cooling and devise a radically more efficient approach. If we do not, the irony is that as we strive to cool ourselves down, we shall be heating the planet up …. requiring more cooling."Toby Peters
Professor in Cold Economy at the University of Birmingham
""Any organisation that fails to utilise women will grow weak, and will fail to contribute to society.""Tetsuo Yukioka
Director of Tokyo Medical University
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Kosovans took to the streets of Pristina to celebrate a decade of independence from Serbia.
The tiny Balkan nation is planning a host of parties of banquets to mark its separation from Serbia
The EU's foreign ministers are divided over the timetable for Brussels' plan to bring six West Balkan states into the Union.
In a protest against the killing, Serbia said it would quit the ongoing round of a European Union-sponsored dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina on the normalisation of relations that was due to take place in Brussels
Activists are protesting against the prime minister's pay rise after he said he needed the extra money to buy ties and shirts
More and more people are beginning to stand up for the rights of animals in the countries of the former Yugoslavia.
A coalition led by the ruling centre-right Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) came first in Kosovo's snap parliamentary election on Sunday
Kosovo goes to the polls with Serbia watcching closely
After months of political deadlock, lawmakers vote to dismiss Isa Mustafa's cabinet, triggering a snap election next month.
Serbia wants to try the former Kosovan Prime Minister for alleged war crimes, but its extradition request was refused by a French court. Serbia has described the decision as "shameful" and "scandalous
America's John McCain and Germany's Sigmar Gabriel urge Kosovo to start talking with Serbia again over unresolved issues.
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini has faced pro-Russian chants in the Serbian parliament.
The EU’s foreign policy chief has called on Kosovo and Serbia to do more to repair relations after weeks of risen tension between the two.
Senior officials from Serbia and Kosovo will hold talks in Brussels on Tuesday.
Serbia recalled its train - decked out in nationalist colours - to Belgrade after Kosovo police blocked its entry into the country.
Serbian authorities have sent a promotional train to north Kosovo for the first time in 18 years, a move deemed a 'serious provocation' by Pristina.
A French court has ordered the release of Ramush Haradinaj. However, the former prime minister of Kosovo will have to stay in France pending a review of a Serbian request for extradition.
A spokesperson for Kosovo’s energy corporation has said a power plant in Obiliq is running near to full capacity despite reports of power blackouts.
The former prime minister of Kosovo, who is also an ex-guerilla fighter, was detained at an airport in eastern France on Wednesday on an international arrest warrant issued by Serbia.
Kosovo has called for the immediate release of its former prime minister Ramush Haradinaj after his arrest by French police.