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The pieces for a political deal to end the Syrian civil war are coming together — if Ankara will let them.
Since Sandy Hook, there have been nearly 100 school shootings. How many more Pakistani children need to die?
For U.S. communities dependent on the same industries that have brought Russia to its knees, the time to start planning an economic transition is now.
Many leave Hungary and the rest of East-Central Europe in search of opportunity; others arrive in search of better lives.
The latest climate talks were an exercise in futility and delay. But that doesn't mean activists should give up.
Ukraine faces an almost impossible task: carefully balancing its internal contradictions while initiating monumental reforms.
Can video games crowdsource more democratic solutions to the world's problems?
Malala Yousafzai has been used as a propaganda tool, while Nabeela Rahman lost her family to a drone strike.
The third Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons was, in effect, a testimonial to the suffering of women, children, and other civilians at the hands of militaristic men.
Outrage over domestic violence is giving new life to women's movements in Georgia and throughout the South Caucasus.