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Pastor Nadarkhani Acquitted and Released

Pastor Nadarkhani, the Iranian pastor who had been imprisoned for the past three years, has been released and acquitted. We earlier told you about Pastor Nadarkhani’s plight and Snowdrop Online featured this story on our homepage for over a year [...]

October 7, 2012 Lifestyle, News & Opinion

The Obama Debate Surprise That Was Not

Supporters of President Barack Obama are stunned at his poor performance in Wednesday’s Presidential Debate. MSNBC anchor Chris Matthews could not hide his anguish when he said,  “I don’t know what he was doing out there. He had his head [...]

October 5, 2012 News & Opinion

Lagos air crash

A plane from Abuja to the Murtala Airport, Lagos crashed in  a residential area in the Iju-Ishaga Alagbado area of Lagos on Sunday afternoon. The  Dana Air plane had  153 passengers and crew on board. The number of fatalities are yet to [...]

June 3, 2012 News & Opinion

Stop Profiling:Martin Family In London

”Keep blogging, keep writing about the case.” Those were the words of Benjamin Crump – one of the attorneys representing Trayvon Martin‘s family, as he spoke to snowdroponline.     The parents ( Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin)  of the murdered [...]

May 11, 2012 News & Opinion

Trayvon Martin’s Parents In London

The parents of Trayvon Martin, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin met Doreen Lawrence – the mother of Stephen Lawrence. According to a press release, they are scheduled events on the 11th of May 2012.   A Press Release according to [...]

May 10, 2012 News & Opinion

Michelle Obama: Trayvon Martin death a ‘tragedy”

WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama says her “heart goes out to the parents” of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, the unarmed teenager who was fatally shot by a neighborhood watch volunteer in Florida. Mrs. Obama says in an interview with [...]

April 17, 2012 News & Opinion

Facebook Buys Instagram for $1 Billion

Facebook Founder – Mark Zuckerberg – announced on his Facebook that Instagram had been acquired by Facebook. See his post below,   I’m excited to share the news that we’ve agreed to acquire Instagram and that their talented team will be joining [...]

April 9, 2012 Lifestyle, News & Opinion

“Hoodie Sunday” – Supporting Trayvon Martin

Trayvon Martin Receives Support From International Clergy On “Hoodie Sunday”    (Pictured above: Dr. Jamal Bryant delivering his sermon in a hoodie at Empowerment Temple Church (Baltimore, MD) on March 25th) Article by: Ryan Jermaine Bruce LONDON, UK – Last [...]

March 26, 2012 Lifestyle, News & Opinion

President Obama sings Al Green: Let’s Stay Together

Despite your politics, there is no denying that President Obama is one of the coolest president in history! He sang Al Green’s Let’s stay together, albeit briefly , at a fundraiser. Here is an old school classic of President Obama [...]

January 20, 2012 Lifestyle, News & Opinion

A Different Side of Martin Luther King

It’s Martin Luther King weekend in the USA and very few people have seen the lighter side of Dr King. Dr. King appears guest on The Tonight Show, which on that night in 1968 was being hosted by King’s friend, [...]

January 14, 2012 Lifestyle, News & Opinion