- Africa is a key component of China's Belt and Road Initiative.
- Anti-Black racism is at the heart of the debate on Critical Race Theory and use of the word "woke" as a pejorative.
- The International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People is celebrated on November 29.
- The people of Sudan reject the military's attempt to give legitimacy to the coup waged against the civilian government.
- Thanksgiving is the quintessential American holiday, in which exceptionalism and selective amnesia are celebrated.