When Vasilis Tsartsanis noticed Syrian refugees arriving in his town, he decided to help them, an act of kindness that would change their lives—and his own.
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Justice Scalia decried the intrusion of politics into judicial appointments. The Senate should follow his lead.
By making face-to-face contact with people, mobile bankers help ease newcomers into the formal financial system.
Amid the intense debate over the UK’s proposed Investigatory Powers Bill, members of parliament are backing stronger protections for whistleblowers.
The conflict in Ukraine has forced many journalists to relocate, but their work has only become more vital.
Despite making strides in reform, possession of more than a gram of heroin can still earn you a longer prison sentence than murder.
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.
With more affordable medicines, pervasive illnesses like hepatitis C can be treated more widely.
Nearly 40 commissions have dug into the atrocities committed during the country’s internal conflicts. Nearly none of their recommendations have been implemented.