“It is very important to call your state’s two senators TODAY and let them know…
"It is very important to call your state’s two senators TODAY and let them know your feelings about rushing fast track through with little debate…
Students cheat for good grades. Why not make the classroom about learning and not testing?
Wonderlane (CC BY 2.0) Eric Anderman, The Ohio State University We have been hearing stories about academic cheating: from students caught cheating…
Average American Consumes Over 300 Gallons of California Water Per Week
Photo: California Avocados (CC) Note that it’s the average American who consumes more than 300 gallons of California water each week, not the…
Continuous heavy rain ends drought in Texas and Oklahoma
Much of the high plains and south central regions of the continental United States have been unusually dry for some time. In particular, parts of…
Charlies Pierce: “This weekend, at a graduation ceremony, I heard David Gergen…
Charlies Pierce: "This weekend, at a graduation ceremony, I heard David Gergen quote David Brooks. At which moment, I believe, human existence passed…
Baltimore state’s attorney Marilyn Mosby announced indictments of police officer…
Baltimore state’s attorney Marilyn Mosby announced indictments of police officers on multiple charges, including one of second-degree murder, in…
In Bangladesh, It’s So Long to Cyber Cafés
Now Internet access is more easy through cell phones, so users don't go to cyber cafés. Image by Sony…
IMF’s Lagarde on Greek deal: “Not a quick and dirty job”
Without a further thought, she quickly threw herself into a working dress, hastily pushed some loose hair under her head scarf and before opening the…
Disaster resilience education and research: roadmap for Europe 2030
The roadmap sets out five key challenges and opportunities in moving from 2015 to 2030 and aimed at addressing the challenges of the recently…
Financing Vietnam’s response to climate change: building a sustainable future
The brochure contains key findings and recommendations of the Climate Public Expenditure and Investment Review (CPEIR), which calls for Vietnam to…
Kenya: Opposition Party Leader Warns of 2017 Poll Boycott
[The Star] CORD leader Raila Odinga has threatened to boycott the 2017 presidential polls unless far-reaching electoral reforms are implemented at…
Burundi: Pro-Nkurunziza Youth Accused of Spearheading Repression
[Hirondelle] Arusha -Torture, muffling victims' cries of pain, removing their bodies in the night: these are some of the accusations against the…