Regions / Europe & Central Asia
Philanthropists use microlending and financial literacy programs to conscript world’s poor into the service of free markets.
The unrest gripping Turkey has less to do with Islam than with the AKP’s policies of privatization, its push to centralize authority in the hands of the country’s executive branch, and its silencing of the media.
Oddly, the speed of the high-performance Alvia S730 wasn’t continuously monitored.
Action-oriented, the Slovenia Occupy movement didn’t get mired in debate.
How chance encounters with pimps, prostitutes, and black marketeers make unplanned travels worthwhile.
NSA spying is sullying Washington's relationship with nearly every one of its global partners and competitors.
Responding to a cyber attack with nuclear weapons, incredible as it sounds, may be “on the table.”
Its military, intelligence agencies, and local municipalities and police forces were all taken to task in Pakistan’s report on the bin Laden raid.
Serbians who live with HIV report that they are stigmatized and have difficulties gaining access to treatment.
The lesson from the streets of Brazil, Turkey, and the Arab world is to avoid underestimating social movements still in their infancy.