The arguments for an universal basic income have emerged from a rising disillusionment in classic economics and expectations of more security.
Populists now run the United States, Russia, Turkey, and the Philippines — as well as many Latin American and African nations. What does this mean for the world?
There's never been greater need for the study of what we don't know, and why we're not supposed to know it.
Both Berlin and Johannesburg are at the centre of their respective countries' night cultures. Both cities have undergone fundamental social transitions since 1990.
Going round in circles can actually make your journey more efficient.
The Trump Administration is likely to be more aggressive about resisting China in the South China Sea and more forceful about preventing the erosion of America’s position in the western Pacific.
If someone sees or hears something they don't want to believe...they probably won't believe it.
Donald J. Trump is the new man in charge of the US, and Africa seems to have little cause for celebration. But what does the new Commander-in-Chief really think of the continent?
Victorian attitudes influenced what scientists thought they were observing about sexual behaviors in the animal world. But modern techniques reveal the myth for what it is.
Donald Trump says he supports torture. Can political leaders change his mind?
There is an era that lends itself rather closer than the tired Nazi comparisons of Donald Trump. And it may have a far more useful message for us today.
The next American administration will have to choose between following Barack Obama's reform course or relaunching the war on drugs, nationally and internationally.