A woman holds a Syrian flag during a protest against air strikes on Syria in Baghdad, Iraq on April 15, 2018.
Are air strikes really a way to hold the Syrian regime responsible for its alleged atrocities against humanity? History says no.
The brewing US-China trade war is probably linked to the Chinese government's attempts to revamp its industry.
Australian beef producers will be much more competitive in exporting to China as their American competitors have to grapple with the 25% tariff on their beef.
To be realistic, the US-China trade war gives Australia the unprecedented chance to expand its economic footprint.
The Star-Spangled Banner does indeed yet wave.
Much of American power is built on its position at the heart of the international trade and finance system.
While sovereign governments need to develop coherent frameworks to regulate cryptocurrency, permanent solutions will be found through international co-operation.
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.