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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

The Power of the Ballot Box for Roma in Europe

May 22, 2014 | by Zeljko Jovanovic
If the EU Roma community were a country, it would be bigger than Denmark, Finland, or Slovakia. Why are they still excluded from meaningful political participation?
Q&A

What’s at Stake in the EU Elections

May 22, 2014 | by Heather Grabbe, Eleanor Kelly
The European Union has begun its first pan-European poll since the euro-crisis began in earnest. What is at stake in these elections and what impact will they have on open society in Europe?

U.S. Must Prove Its Commitment to Human Rights in Central Asia

May 20, 2014 | by Judith Mazdra
The U.S. government must deliverer clearer and more emphatic messages in support of human rights in Central Asia.
Q&A

On the Trail of a Mysterious Disease in Nicaragua

May 16, 2014 | by Annick Shen
Photojournalist Ed Kashi documents a deadly epidemic of kidney disease affecting sugarcane workers in Central America.

How Social Accountability Protects Health Rights

May 16, 2014 | by Jamila Headley
Social accountability initiatives mobilize citizens to protect their right to health, and they yield real results.

For EU Voters, a Digital Matchmaker

May 16, 2014 | by Leonie van Tongeren
Confused about who to vote for? Try voting advice applications—online tools that match voters with political parties and candidates.
Grantee Spotlight

Demolishing a Bedouin Village to Build an Israeli Town

May 15, 2014 | by Suhad Bishara
The Israeli government plans to displace the Bedouin community of Umm el-Hieran. But the circumstances under which the Bedouin first arrived in the area lend their predicament a terrible absurdity.

How Do You Quantify Hope for Black Men and Boys?

May 15, 2014 | by Shawn Dove
When it comes to support for initiatives focused on improving life outcomes for black males in America, where should we go from here? A new report offers answers.
Grantee Spotlight

Mobilizing Roma Voters in Bulgaria

May 15, 2014 | by Daniela Mihailova, Iva Lazarova
Two advocates in Bulgaria describe their efforts to build a free and fair election process for Roma.

Let South Sudan Learn from South Africa

May 14, 2014 | by Joshua Lubandi
In South Sudan, as in post-apartheid South Africa, leadership calls for sacrificing personal and ethnic interest for national unity, peace, and development.

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