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Why Ebola Should Be a Wake-Up Call for Drug Development

November 21, 2014 | by Els Torreele, Piero Olliaro
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First Steps: A Brief History of the Step by Step Program

November 17, 2014 | by Sarah Klaus, Liana Ghent
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Open Society Voices

Q&A

How to Stop Overdose Deaths in New York

April 10, 2014

New York has announced big news in the battle against drug overdose deaths. But is it enough?

When Italians Were the Ones Being Called “Dirty Beggars”

April 10, 2014 | by Zeljko Jovanovic

In Italy today, the Roma face a level of racism and bigotry that would have been familiar to Italian immigrants to the United States over a century ago.

Writing Ukraine’s Next Chapter

April 9, 2014

Author Andrei Kourkov decided to write a book about Ukraine. Then November 21 happened, and everything changed.

Does Digital Media Mean Better Media?

April 9, 2014 | by Marius Dragomir

From Montenegro to Nicaragua to China to Egypt, has digital media improved access to good-quality journalism?

Q&A

In France, a University for Political Engagement

April 9, 2014 | by Clara Grosset

How do you engage people in democratic processes? L’Université du Citoyen is encouraging political participation in a time of high voter abstention and distrust.

Money and Politics in America: The View from Overseas

April 8, 2014 | by Ivan Krastev

The overwhelming majority of Americans want to see the influence of money in politics curbed. Why has the opposite happened?

Turning the Tide Against Torture

April 8, 2014 | by Amrit Singh

President Obama can declassify a long-awaited report written by the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on the CIA's rendition, interrogation, and detention program.

Three Ways to Build Upon Roma Progress

April 8, 2014 | by George Soros

The Roma have made progress, but there is much more to be done. These programs with a proven track record can improve on current conditions.

Civil Society and the Future of Ukraine

April 8, 2014

In Ukraine, people who were once apathetic about politics now believe in themselves and their power to change their country. This is a rare opportunity, and we must seize it now.

Grantee Spotlight

Where an Open Society Scholarship Can Take You

April 8, 2014

Open Society Scholarships alumni Corina Ajder of Moldova and Khatuna Ioselani of Georgia discuss the impact their scholarships have had on their career choices and beyond.

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