BEIJING — A $7 billion mining deal between Guinea's repressive
military regime and a little-known Chinese company underscores
China's full-throttle rush into Africa and its willingness to deal
with brutal and corrupt governments.
Two-hundred teens from 15 schools pounded on their bongo drums
in unison, sending rhythmic vibrations through the walls during the
ninth annual It's Time to Talk Youth Forum on Race at the YWCA