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Richard J Loria

Richard J Loria

Richard Loria is a visiting reporter and photojournalist studying at the CUNY graduate school of journalism.
Kimberley protester: We want the mayor to see how serious we are
Kimberley protester: We want the mayor to see how serious we are
August 1 marks a month since Kimberley mayor Mangaliso Matika’s proposal for a R260 electricity tariff — and the civil unrest which...
DA applies for interdict demanding mayor’s removal
DA applies for interdict demanding mayor’s removal
Democratic Alliance councillors in the Sol Plaatje Municipality have applied for an urgent interdict forcing mayor Mangaliso Matika to step down....
 Kimberley rocked by ‘R260 riot’
Kimberley rocked by ‘R260 riot’
Courtney Saridn, 25, moved through the streets of Beaconsfield looking for shops that had not been boarded up or ransacked and abandoned. She was...
After a nearly a decade of house arrest, freedom for Chinese activist
After a nearly a decade of house arrest, freedom for Chinese activist
Liu Xia, widow of Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, arrived in Germany on Tuesday after more than eight years of house arrest. At 4.49pm, the poet and...