A third of American fathers work 50 or more hours a week, compared with less than 10% of Canadian fathers.
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A fatherhood researcher argues that US work policies, income inequality, gender attitudes and health care all make it harder for dads to be highly engaged at home.
Monkeypox can only be diagnosed through a laboratory test.
Recent developments have shown that Nigeria requires improved surveillance to keep other diseases like Monkeypox at bay while battling COVID-19.
Assisted migration may be a solution to climate-driven population damage.
Climate change is even worse than we expected - so is now the time for conservationists to take extreme measures to stem the extinction crisis?
Protesters in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia spread a huge Palestinian flag to show their support.
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China can play as a good mediator in this Israel-Palestine conflict
Candida auris can cause serious infections among patients in hospitals and other group medical care settings.
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Prevention may be the best way to cope with the worldwide wave of treatment-resistant fungal pathogens.
Not all tax havens come with fancy resorts and sun-drenched beaches.
The G-7 wants to set a minimum global tax rate, which would make it harder for countries to act as tax havens.
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The idea of friendship means very different things in Chinese and Euro-American traditions.
Two members of the G-7 exchange an elbow bump.
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The G-7 nations, which include the US and UK, form the foundation of the modern global economy.
The British boost.
It has consequences for everything from voting rights at the IMF to international borrowing costs.
A ground crew member transports the COVID-19 vaccines from COVAX at Bole international airport in Addis Ababa.
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The inefficient vaccine allocation rules currently in place must be replaced by new cooperative institutional structures and more concrete steps by the Group of Twenty (G20) countries.
Eugene Cernan on the Moon, December 13, 1972, during the Apollo 17 mission, the last manned flight to the Earth’s natural satellite.
Several current programs aim at sending humans back to the Moon. What would be the purpose, and what are the real prospects?
Protesters march and hold up posters along the streets of Hamilton to support anti racism and Black Lives Matter.
The Canadian response to racism south of the border can be described as an Americanization of Canadian history.
A community drive-thru distribution centre in Vallejo, California in June 2020.
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This is a transcript of episode 16 of The Conversation Weekly podcast The racial hunger gap in American cities and what do about it. In this episode, we look at some of the reasons behind racial disparities…
Houses in the city of Victoria, the capital of Seychelles.
What does the Seychelles experience tell us about variants, vaccine efficacy and herd immunity?
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko visits a hospital for COVID-19 patients, unmasked, in Minsk on Nov. 27, 2020.
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The pandemic’s not over yet, but these world leaders have already cemented their place in history for failing to effectively combat the deadly coronavirus. Some of them didn’t even really try.
Soul and R&B legend Sam Moore performs at the 2009 Nakusp Music Festival in Nakusp, B.C.
There is a history of exploiting Black musicians in the United States that dates back to slavery. But movements like Black Lives Matters are working towards economic justice.
More people say they would support a vaccine mandate than say they would definitely take the vaccine themselves.
A US soldier carries his belongings to a waiting truck at a military camp on the outskirts of Niamey, Niger.
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Reforms that will entrench constitutionalism, the rule of law, and political inclusion will solve Africa’s security problems, not moving the US Africa Command headquarters to the continent.
A COVID-19 surge has pushed hospitals in India beyond their capacity. A stadium in New Delhi was being used as a makeshift ward on May 2, 2021.
The process will take months, if it’s even approved. But just the threat of waiving intellectual property rights could spur faster action.
We cannot look back in the future and
know we could have done more.