Articles by Michael Onas

Child Marriage in Africa

“I was terrified and confused on my wedding day, I didn’t even know what I was doing.” – Beatrice Chikwekwe “I faced a lot of problems in marriage. I was young and did not know…


Unregulated Mining Puts Malawians at Risk

Families living near coal and uranium mining operations face serious water, food, health and housing according to Human Rights Watch report. Lilongwe — Malawi’s government has failed to protect the rights and livelihoods of people…


Shimon Peres of Israel Dies at 93

Shimon Peres, one of the last surviving pillars of Israel’s founding generation, who did more than anyone to build up his country’s formidable military might, then worked as hard to establish a lasting peace with…