When you educate people and then take their opportunities away, they do have a bit of a tendency to revolt.
Around the world, social change is curiously one-sided.
Research shows the public has a poor understanding of what slavery is and how often they encounter it. Here's how to tell if your manicurist is working against their will.
Zimbabwe's ruling party is facing a wave of online and offline protest.
Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has caught referendum fever. He is giving his public a vote on refugee policy in what is being seen as a two-fingered salute to the EU.
Tens of thousands of Dalits protested against a lack of freedom – on India's Independence Day.
What should have been a debate about constitutional reform has turned into a battle for the premiership, thanks to a schoolboy error by the incumbent.
It's always tempting to chalk political disagreements up to intelligence – but we have to resist.
The hijab is not a sign of control.
A spate of low-level terrorist incidents has the authorities arguing, instead of tackling the problem.
What the law in Pakistan says about honour killings.
Emergency laws can sometimes be the biggest threat to a state and its people.
Recognising the symptoms of the dispossessed will prevent crimes against humanity.
Interviews reveal the thoughts and feelings of UK Muslims on homosexuality.
When villages across Spain, Portugal and Italy are abandoned, the regions' unique culture and heritage is lost, too.