Doctors without Border, often known under its French name Médecins sans frontières (MSF) is an international NGO which seeks to provide medical support in regions struck by crises, including war, natural disasters or epidemics. MSF is currently operating (literally and figuratively) in 60 countries around the globe and also engages in the provision of medicine and medical research.
When Ronald Reagan still was US president he spoke at the NAACP convention in 1981. And he had a powerful message to hate groups and their twisted agenda.
Once again, the eyes of the nation, and indeed the world, are transfixed on the tale of the American south.
The dust of the violent and deadly clashes in the streets of the college town of Charlottesville between right-wing and left-wing fascists has settled and self-reflection has begun.
For many around the world, the American south remains an odd place with many strange rituals and a bewildering anachronism in the form of a glorified Confederate past.