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"History is written by the winners. The books say the Indians were bad guys and the whites just needed a little land. It's like, Excuse me, let me take your car. I'm discovering it. I'm putting my flag on your windshield."

—Mario Van Peebles

 

World News From BBC

S Korea ferry boss 'hid in closet'  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:49:25 GMT
The fugitive South Korean tycoon wanted in connection with the Sewol ferry disaster hid in a closet to evade arrest during a police raid, prosecutors say. 
Bulgarian prime minister resigns  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:58:08 GMT
The embattled Socialist prime minister of Bulgaria resigns after only a year in office to allow for an early election on 5 October. 
Colombian army kills ELN rebels  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:11:03 GMT
The Colombian armed forces kill eight rebels from the left-wing National Liberation Army in an operation in eastern Arauca province. 
Suicide car bomb kills 21 in Iraq  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:36:33 GMT
A suicide car bomb has killed at least 21 people at a police checkpoint in Baghdad's Kadhimiya district, Iraqi police say. 
Detroit porch shooting trial opens  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:02:58 GMT
A Detroit man feared for his life before he shot an unarmed black woman standing on his porch, his lawyer says at the start of his murder trial. 
MH17 evidence 'was tampered with'  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:30:48 GMT
Whitehall sources say information has emerged that MH17 crash evidence was deliberately tampered with, as the plane's black boxes arrive in the UK. 
Baby P boss awarded £680,000 payout  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:41:52 GMT
The former head of Haringey children's services Sharon Shoesmith is awarded almost £680,000 following her unfair dismissal claim. 
Police 'spied on dead man's family'  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:10:05 GMT
A woman calling for an inquiry into her son's death in 1997 says she has been told she was spied on by undercover police officers. 
Ex-MEP on money laundering charge  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:19:07 GMT
Former West Midlands MEP Nikki Sinclaire is charged with money laundering and misconduct but dismisses the charges as "ludicrous". 
Day in pictures: 22 July 2014  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:44:47 GMT
24 hours of news photos: 22 July 
Prince George's first year  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:37:31 GMT
Prince George's first year 
In pictures: Royal first birthdays  Sun, 20 Jul 2014 08:54:44 GMT
A long line of royal baby photos 
In pictures: One man's HIV campaign  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:04:14 GMT
An Indonesian prisoner's campaign against HIV 
Day in pictures: 21 July 2014  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:51:52 GMT
24 hours of news photos: 21 July 
In pictures: India's 'original conservationists'  Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:12:15 GMT
The 'original conservationists' of India's tree-loving tribe