A research shows that when people believe the state is monitoring their online activities, they tend to support restrictions of civil rights.
The invasion of privacy through online surveillance can make people ignore the civil rights of others.
Does corruption means the same for everyone? Some social researchers argue that corruption is a social construct shaped by Western anti-corruption elites.
Much more must be done to keep teachers in South Africa.
Policy needs to focus on making the teaching profession stable and more appealing. South Africa must ensure its locally trained teachers have more reason to stay in the country.
Will the rest of the world catch up with a trend which encourages gift buying for yourself?
Harvey Weinstein (third from left) faces allegations, but it’s not just a problem in showbiz.
The nature of the entertainment industry has always made some more vulnerable.
Crunching the numbers on 14 years of trading shows one of the assumptions about global markets is looking fragile.
The countries doing innovative deals with trading partners have one key difference with a post-Brexit UK.
Major nations make labour rights a key part of trade deals. But what happens next?
While every other social media platform seeks to tie users in through content-rich profiles, the transient nature of Snaps means the company needs to find a new hook.
Apple seeks out the high ground.
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The tech giant has doubled down on its strategy of exclusivity, but does it risk weakening its position in emerging markets?
Workers will soon get to see just how fat the fat cats have become.
Statue of James Marion Sims in front of the Alabama State Capitol.
Statues of a racist medical experimenter are an affront to the American public.
To pitch an alternative timeline, you first have to believe a particular narrative of real history. That's where things can go wrong.
The Robert E. Lee statue for which the ‘Unite the Right’ rally was organized to protest its removal in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The violence sparked by the removal of Confederate statues in the US shows the ideas that collect around historical monuments. Sometimes it's better to remove them; yet they can be an important way of remembering trauma.
Head to head.
The US wants rid of NAFTA's dispute settlement mechanism but for Canada it's a red line issue.
The UK is about to miss an opportunity if it tries to take on the giants of the lithium-ion battery industry.
Trump has made some big promises on trade.
The Trump administration has outlined its plans to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump meet at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 2017.
Against the backdrop of the G20, Russia and the US have made a deal over Syria. But it's Putin who holds the winning hand.
We all miss out when corporates keep themselves to themselves.
Analysis shows that while land values per acre rose at 2.2% per annum, land rents fell by 0.3% per annum in the 1800s.
The experience of Australia's first century shows that it's possible to achieve fast growth, and at the same time, a reduction in inequality.