United Nations General Assembly Reaffirms Call for End to Cuban Embargo

On November 3, the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly voted in favor of  an annual resolution which calls for an end to the United States embargo imposed on Cuba. Speakers present at the gathering emphasized the urgency of ending the restrictive economic policies which bring crippling challenges to the island, especially considering the impacts of COVID-19

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Developed Nations have a Responsibility to Provide Climate Aid

The UN’s annual climate summit, COP27, began on November 6, and after decades of climate debate, the agenda will finally include discussion of whether developed nations should pay “loss and damages” to developing nations, according to Reuters.

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The Qatar World Cup Stands to Dictate FIFA’s Future

With less than a month until the start of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, FIFA is facing yet another scandal in the already troubled planning of the tournament, threatening to shift how the public views the organization. The Tunisian Football Federation (TFF) was recently accused of breaching FIFA’s bylaws on third-party involvement, according to Al Jazeera.

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