Global Comment’s editors are reading about homosexuality and Islam, LGBQT rights in Turkey, the resurgence of the Confederate flag under the influence of Trump, Paris after terrorism, and a brave new world of bioethics for fish eaters.
It’s time for gun owners to wrestle the conversation about gun control away from the hands of the NRA.
Straight responses to the Pulse shooting are erasing very real social issues from racism to homophobia to the destruction of a generation. Here’s what they aren’t understanding about the social significance of America’s worst modern mass shooting.
The Global Comment editors share their favourite reads on the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida.
The Brock Turner case illustrates that men need to be more proactive when it comes to talking about rape, putting an end to the “bro code.”
Here’s some of our favourite reading from the week on the Brexit vote, the California primary, family farms in the United States, refugees making a new home in Idaho, and war crimes prosecutions in Syria.
The Global Comment editors are delving into Donald Trump’s past, Senator Bernie Sanders’ electoral prospects, a new report on military rape, and more.
We’re reading all kinds of neat stuff this week, including stories on the natural burial movement, new updates from the Trump campaign, critical reading on Vietnam and the TPP, money laundering and foreign aid, and the outdated but still enforced sodomy laws in the US.
Everything from the birth of the gun industry to the complicated politics of selling horses for slaughter along the US border is up for your perusal in this week’s must-reads.
The Global Comment editors discuss what they’re reading this week, from a lawsuit over nuclear fallout to labour abuses in the modeling industry.