In the US, nurses take part in executions by lethal injection. They justify their role by saying it makes executions 'safer'.
The divine right of kings was dismantled after a bloody conflict nearly 400 years ago. The impulse which led to that change should protect us from the reign of the White House emperor.
Investors have given Donald Trump the thumbs up, so far, but trader sentiment can't be guaranteed.
The GOP has a proposal on the table that could send shockwaves through the tax avoidance industry.
Ridiculed and ignored in 2016, what can the 'dismal science' offer us now?
A future of trade wars and isolationism will not solve the grand challenges which are dragging down fragile economies.
Donald Trump looks like he's gearing up for a trade war with China that has been years in the making.
Making products in our new economic age is fast becoming a partnership with customers, not just a transaction.
Liberal MP Craig Kelly said businesses and households in Australia are paying twice as much as Americans for their electricity. Is that true?
As the film descends into intoxication, viewers are likely to be sobered by glimpses of a badly damaged America.
The ideology of 'manifest destiny' has underpinned centuries of discriminatory legislation and violence against the US's indigenous people.
Modesty in your spending (and half an eye on the future) could make you very cheerful indeed.
Some will be hoping that Trump's phone call with Taiwan's leader was a wrong number.
How far we've really come since two very different individuals took a stand against racism 60 years ago.
Leadership is an odd thing in a world where people only want their echo chamber defended. The power, and the responsibility, starts to lie elsewhere.
Two experts debate whether or not Australian executive pay should be benchmarked against that of US companies.
The US election confirmed the death of an extraordinary economic era. Now, control of the next must be wrested from the emboldened nationalists.
Natural hair has become a political rallying point for women across the African diaspora. For these women, wearing natural hair is way to resist Eurocentric norms and "post-racial" political thought.
With no sign of resolution in the near future the collapse of multilateral trade negotiations, tagged as the Doha round, risks breeding a major crisis.
A Woking-Cupertino tie-up seems implausible at first glance, but there is plenty up for grabs which could suit both companies.