Two revolutions, 400 years apart, set in chain processes that claimed millions of lives.
The UN report findings show that concerns far outweigh any improvements in Australia's human rights record.
As South Africa marks Media Freedom Day, it's clear that its battle isn't over. Attacks on journalists continue --through physical intimidation and there's also the threat of new laws.
Puerto Rico has focused significant efforts on branding – but at what cost?
DNA evidence has a profile which it might not deserve.
Anti-immigrant policies ignore that American ideals like liberty, equality and the pursuit of happiness can be traced back to the indigenous pioneers who once moved freely across North America.
India is not able to do away with its caste politics. It has been apparent in the dramatic turn of Narendra Modi's regime to woo lower castes through multiple policy measures.
In the wake of the tragedy in Las Vegas, a criminologist reviews recent research to dispel common misconceptions about mass shootings.
There are methods to avoid madness.
Her party needed a clear vision for the future but again the PM offered nothing but prevarication.
Saudi Arabia is in deep trouble on various fronts, so an international PR coup surely can't hurt.
It seems almost inevitable Iraqi Kurdistan will separate from the rest of Iraq – but going it alone will be hugely difficult.
Donald Trump’s ill-timed comments on protests by America's elite athletes have given legitimacy to claims of his racial animus.
The process of decolonising research methodology is an ethical, ontological and political exercise rather than simply one of approach and ways of producing knowledge.
The president threatened North Korea and decried the decimation of the American middle class – but didn’t have much praise for the work of the United Nations.