Drivers for online ride-hailing services face several social conditions that may challenge their efforts to transform collective action into a solid union.
The Panama Canal was a tremendous achievement by the U.S. and a display of their power and abilities. However, the health costs to the mostly Caribbean contract workers was enormous.
New WHO guidelines warn that medicalisation of birth is creating a lack of choice for birthing women.
Theresa May is under pressure to tackle tuition fees after Labour's pledge to scrap them was highlighted as a key issue for young voters.
Proposed changes to South Africa's labour laws would make it almost impossible to strike and render the planned national minimum wage unenforceable.
A huge majority of humanitarian employees are local to the country of intervention, but their motivations and pressures are often misunderstood.
Instead of trying out for band or the hockey team, adolescents might do better to choose a part-time job as an extracurricular activity. Research shows it pays big dividends later in life.
Traditional notions of femininity and masculinity are in conflict, resulting in a surge of violence against Kyrgyz women.
The government has ignored this group for years, now it asks why they vote for the opposition.
Tim Bale reports from the seafront in Brighton, where Labour is holding its annual conference.
In Turkey, while many have left Syria to find asylum, most refugees are struggling to be socially and economically integrated.
Using technology and rhetoric, ride-hailing companies manage to dictate drivers while simultaneously creating the illusion of equal relation.
Labour and the Conservatives need a broader bandwidth to appeal to the modern electorate.
Domino's Pizza and Ford have teamed up to offer pizza delivery via driverless cars in Michigan. Is it the way of the future?
Why this is arguably the most important Labour leadership election in Scotland since 1999.
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Our whole system of political campaigning needs a reboot.
Britain's shock election and its surprising result allows us to see a relay between visual media, the online world and the political one we live in.
The gamble to open up party decisions to non-members may have helped Labour extend their base of active members and supporters.
Sceptical MPs are already agreeing to return to the fold.