August 28, 2014
The municipality of Botkyrka was the focus of an Open Society report on white working class communities in Stockholm. The report’s authors discuss how majority Swedes experience Sweden’s demographic change.
August 19, 2014
Understanding the root causes of crises like the one taking place in Ferguson, Missouri, is the first step toward preventing them.
August 13, 2014
The United Nations Human Rights Committee in Geneva has said Tokyo’s restrictive new secrecy legislation falls short on global standards.
August 6, 2014
With the likely release of the Senate report on CIA torture this fall, all of us will have the chance to understand what happened and to make sure that it never happens again.
July 23, 2014
In Ukraine, the change ushered in on the Maidan is now being channeled into plans for better governance, law enforcement, justice, energy, macroeconomic development, health, and education.
July 22, 2014
If U.S. and African governments are serious about using the summit to foster meaningful trade and development, civil society must be afforded a seat at the table.
July 11, 2014
As the U.S. combat mission in Afghanistan comes to an end, the future progress of women and girls is uncertain.
July 10, 2014
An online exhibition invites visitors to consider the personal and political aspects of apology.
July 3, 2014
In the UK’s most central city, an advocacy group offers support to ensure that members of the Eastern European Roma community become active and equal citizens.
July 2, 2014
Research into white working class communities in Amsterdam reveals a range of local concerns—from health care, employment, and education to housing and political participation.