Exploring the Legacy of Jim Crow Laws: Teaching Kids about Racial Segregation in America

New York City, New York – Teaching children about the Jim Crow laws era can be a challenging and emotionally charged task. However, it is essential to provide them with a basic understanding of this dark period in American history to prevent the repetition of past mistakes. In this article, we will explore the facts surrounding Jim Crow laws, the purpose behind them, their lasting legacy, and valuable teaching resources. Jim Crow laws were a set of statutes implemented by states and local areas in the United States to legalize racial segregation. These laws deprived … Read more

Latin America and Caribbean Struggle with Money Laundering, Despite Strong Legal Frameworks: Report

SÃO PAULO, Brazil – Latin American and Caribbean countries are facing challenges in effectively enforcing anti-money laundering measures, despite having higher adoption rates of legal frameworks compared to the global average, according to a recent report. The 2023 edition of the annual anti-money laundering index produced by the Basel Institute on Governance revealed that the region’s multibillion-dollar criminal economies have turned it into a hub for money laundering. Criminal groups use this region to convert their illicit proceeds into usable assets. Haiti and Venezuela were ranked as the worst performers in the region, with Haiti … Read more

Top Industry Experts Announced as Judges for WARC Awards for North America 2024

Boston, MA – The juries for the 2024 WARC Awards for North America in partnership with LIONS have been announced, bringing together industry experts and brand leaders to judge marketing campaigns in the region. The awards celebrate strategic brilliance and effective impact in marketing, with a focus on showcasing the best campaigns. John Bizzell, Awards Lead at WARC, emphasized the importance of having a diverse and knowledgeable group of professionals to judge the entries, stating that their expertise and cultural insights would greatly enhance the judging process. The juries for the WARC Awards North America … Read more