The court should have given the public a much clearer understanding of how it came to its decision, and what consideration it had given to public opinion.
As they negotiate with Mauritius, British leaders are mostly interested in securing guarantees that America’s military interests will not be harmed by a transfer of authority to Port Louis.
The decision is likely to be relied on by courts to order the Department of Correctional Services to grant offenders parole.
The spy watchdog needs to make its findings on complaints against the country’s intelligence agencies public as a matter of principle.
The activist is today the subject of songs, sculptures, an annual lecture and even a new musical.
Study finds that the language used in news reports is often part of the problem, not the solution.
In 2018, Africa accounted for 70% of the world’s people displaced by armed conflict and human rights abuses.
Many people accept the Egyptian government’s restrictions on freedoms, for a variety of conflicting reasons.
Tunisia’s democratic backslide demonstrates how autocrats can use constitutional cover to entrench authoritarianism.
To move towards justice and peace, Kenya must disband all police units implicated in unlawful violence and punish criminal officers.
Regulating the sex work industry is the only way to protect sex workers from abuse and violence.
The conflation of sex work and human trafficking fuels support for the continued criminalisation of sex work.
Art stolen from African kingdoms is a knowledge system plundered by colonialists, who must take historical responsibility.
The city’s street trading management approach is mainly restrictive. Relocations, harassment and confiscation of of traders’ stock are common.
An unfunded expansion of the social transfer system could lead to even worse economic outcomes — the medicine should not be worse than the disease.
Women’s studies programs should continue to be supported to ensure the fight for women’s rights are not reversed or forgotten.
Both presidents are committed democrats operating in hostile environments. They are also committed to forging mutually beneficial ties.
Food insecurity is a social justice issue tied to social determinants of health. Historically marginalized people like 2SLGBTQ+ youth are at risk, and more likely to be food insecure during COVID-19.
Whether it is the war in Ukraine or other devastating news, people find it hard to sustain their attention. A scholar who studies crisis fatigue explains why that is so and what we can do.
Often overlooked in the immigration debate are the contributions of migrants, such as how they helped organize workers in the 1990s.