Despite its rhetoric, the Bolivarian Revolution is betraying Venezuela's indigenous people.
The skills that former child soldiers gain in wartime can be useful as they reintegrate into society.
Individual relationships between China and particular African countries differ a great deal.
Urban public spaces may be built to represent governments, but often become sites of protest.
Government restrictions on individual freedoms in the name of public security is increasing.
Urban adaptation to climate change is more effective where local citizens participate.
Reported abuses include serving moldy bread, delaying medical care and subjecting detainees to sexual harassment, sexual assault and bullying.
The experience from African experts is vital in the search for new and better ways to control malaria.
From spirituals about the trials of slavery to the fight for civil rights and the modern rhythms of swing music, Duke Ellington told a story about black life that was both beautiful and complex.
Avoiding malaria could be as simple as "ABCD" if the proper care is taken.
The United Nations Mission in South Sudan has had a mixed bag of success and failure.
India's parliamentary elections, now underway, will show how social media is affecting Indian society and government.
In a country with a weak press, social media played a key role in exposing the truth and building bridges between Sri Lanka's different ethnic and religious groups.
An international civil service matters for global governance. Without it, it would be impossible to promote and maintain a rules-based world.
Responsible mineral sourcing programmes in the DRC have their flaws.
Suicide bombers struck Sri Lanka's churches and hotels on Easter Sunday, killing and injuring hundreds of people. Seven percent of Sri Lanka's population is Christian – most of them Roman Catholics.
XR has the nation's attention, but to build on this momentum its purpose must not become overshadowed by its tactics.
A new study lays out a road map for protecting and restoring 50% of Earth's surface, targeted to preserve biodiversity and maximize natural removal of carbon from the atmosphere.
President Trump has been attacking the Federal Reserve for months and appears intent on nominating political allies to its board. An economist explain what typically happens next.
A recent study on the brains of pigs suggested that some activity could be restored even after the porkers had been dead for four hours. A neuroscientist who specializes in brain death explains.