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What Does Independent Journalism Look Like in the Digital Age?

September 2, 2014 | by Marius Dragomir, Mark Thompson
A Roma medical student

These Roma Students Make Better Physicians than Musicians

September 2, 2014 | by Sebastian Krueger

Ferguson, Missouri: Not Just an American Tragedy

August 22, 2014 | by Marc Krupanski

Open Society Voices

George Soros: It's Time to Make Justice Central to Development

December 13, 2013 | by Jonathan Birchall
George Soros argued at the UN in New York this week that “law is as central to development as health, education, or protection of the environment”.

Marijuana Reform Advocates Make History in Uruguay

December 13, 2013 | by Catesby Holmes
Uruguay is the first country in the world to establish a legal, government-controlled marijuana market. Meet the advocates who made this possible.
Grantee Spotlight

European Court Strikes a Blow for Online Privacy

December 13, 2013 | by T.J. McIntyre
EU laws allow governments to track and store any citizen's online data. A European Court of Justice case aims to change that.
Grantee Spotlight

Is Harsh School Discipline Necessary? That’s Up for Debate

December 12, 2013 | by Judith Browne Dianis
Programs like the Baltimore Urban Debate League keep kids out of trouble while making them better students.
Grantee Spotlight

Is Diversity a Threat to Freedom?

December 12, 2013 | by Edward Mortimer
Diversity and freedom can benefit from one other. A new report sets out ways liberal democracies can successfully combine these two ideals.
Grantee Spotlight

To End AIDS, We Must Fight Injustice

December 10, 2013 | by Ralf Jürgens
When people living with HIV can access the law, from a paralegal who is a trusted community member, barriers to health care recede.

Older People and the Right to Freedom from Suffering

December 10, 2013 | by Tamar Ezer, Kiera Hepford
They are the most rapidly growing segment of the population in the world. The rights of older people can no longer be ignored—including the right to palliative care.

Can Police Help End the War on Drugs?

December 9, 2013 | by Karolina Walecik
When police in Frankfurt decided that problem drug users did not belong in a jail cell, but ought to be taken care of by social services, something amazing happened.

Robust Exchange or Offensive Libel? How to Handle Online Comments

December 5, 2013 | by Emma Goodman
How responsible should news organizations be for offensive comments left by readers on their sites?

A Victory for Extremism in Slovakia, and What It Means

December 4, 2013 | by Andrej Nosko
Elections in Slovakia brought a big surprise when the former leader of a neo-Nazi party won his campaign for governor. Radka Vicenová of the Centre for European and North Atlantic Affairs discusses the implications.