Kim Jung-un’s North Korea is a nation of human rights violations, poverty, lavish displays of wealth, and strange contradictions. The horrors endured by citizens deemed “disloyal” are nearly unbelievable, but the global community hasn’t acted. Why?
When Joko Widodo took office, people thought Indonesia’s hardline policy on drugs might change. That hasn’t happened yet — and it’s creating a social disaster.
On the night of 24th March 1976, a coup led by the Chiefs of the Armed Forces (Army, Navy, and Aviation) deposed Isabel Perón’s Government and started the self-proclaimed “Process of National Reorganization” (PRN), with the official aim of pacifying the country and revitalizing the drained economy. 7 years later, pressed by the demands of …
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The Flint water crisis has the possibility of reinventing how we understand food in the United States.
This is little more than a mental health witchhunt.
The increasingly hostile attitude to foreigners in the US is deeply worrying.
The day after Thanksgiving seems like the perfect day to start living out the values we were fighting about the day before.
Turkey’s Kurds were very nearly left with, once again, absolutely no parliamentary representation.
Greer is actively endangering trans women with her hateful comments and reinforcement of social attitudes that lead to deaths, beatings, torture, and discrimination.