Another rape allegation, another paternal Baylor response: When does this end?
Or who might be on campus in the future. Given the emerging pattern of the school’s failure to protect women — and even more horribly to seem to…
EU Parliament delegation blocked from Gaza
European lawmakers were set to assess damage in Gaza from 2014 Israeli military…
Germany hopes Syria talks in Munich will agree aid
'Given the humanitarian disaster happening before the eyes of the world in and around Aleppo and up to the Turkish border, common action is urgently…
Bernie Sanders and the question of Palestine
How the insurgent challenger for the Democratic nomination went from slamming Israeli violence to excusing…
Compassion lacking in refugee debate
Armed SAS soldiers heading out from Christmas Island to Norwegian container ship Tampa to stop landing of over 400 illegal immigrants / refugees…
The Ebert Fellows on Sundance 2016
In their way, these movies are very eager to depict empathy, kindness and compassion. They just misunderstand who, or what, those qualities are for.…
Africa: Continent Urged to ‘Go Big’ On Solar
[SciDev.Net] Tumbling costs and technological advances mean solar energy could play a major role in an international project to expand electricity…
African nations poor at withdrawing unsafe drugs
Rate of withdrawal in Africa once adverse effects are spotted is lower than on other continents, finds study.[Published in AidNews - Read the…
One humanity: shared responsibility | Report of the Secretary-General for the World Humanitarian Summit
Resource updated on 10 February at 13:56. In this report to the World Humanitarian Summit, the UN Secretary-General calls on global leaders to commit…
Pope Francis must resist Mexico’s well-oiled PR machine
Pope Francis’ visit to Mexico was controversial from the start. It is one of the most reverently Catholic countries in the world but with a…
80 years on: Spain digs up Franco graves
A 90-year-old woman will finally be able to give her father, killed by the forces of Franciso Franco in 1939, a proper burial after the mass grave…
Australian establishment condemns government’s retreat over increased consumption tax
Raising the GST is viewed in corporate circles as the most rapid means of shifting more of the tax burden onto the working…