Scientists push for monkeypox name change

Discussions on a name change to monkeypox, which some countries and experts consider demeaning, began with the support of the WHO (World Health Organization). WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said last week that announcements on the topic should be made as soon as possible. The objective is to change not only […]

Fort Bragg, California, Divided by Name Reminiscent of Slaveholder

Digital Millennium California / 30.01.2022 12:51:37 A city in California named after a southern slave-owning general decided to keep his name after a year of debate. Is about Fort Bragg, a Mendocino County seaside town named after General Braxton Bragg. Fort Bragg established a citizens’ commission to contemplate a name change after the death of […]