A U.S. federal court has struck down a state congressional map for being too partisan. A cutting-edge method for measuring gerrymandering’s effects helps explain why.
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U.S. funding for security in foreign countries has reached $17 billion per year. Now, civil society can see where all that money is going.
A photo installation explores how refugees separated from friends and family manage to remain connected.
In a country where violence against media is common, an initiative is creating a united front—and a sense that an attack on one media outlet is an attack on them all.
To counterbalance endless images of violence and rubble, a group in Syria is training filmmakers to excavate personal stories from the conflict.
A new series of reports shows the futility of using direct force to pursue global stability.
Young delegates from Afghanistan and Pakistan toured each other’s countries, finding common ground and learning that they’re not so different after all.
Settlement businesses are perpetuating the Israeli occupation and violating Palestinians’ most basic rights. Palestinian civil society has worked hard to expose their complicity.
Grim as the future may sometimes look, the country continues to work toward freedom and democracy.
Over a hundred photos taken by Afghan photographers convey the message that ending war in the country cannot come at any price.
The strategy allows law enforcement to focus resources in areas where criminal activity is concentrated.