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How Young Pakistanis Are Sharing Their World on Bolo Jawan

September 28, 2017Jonathan Birchall, Areebah Shahid
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Azerbaijan’s Wrong Turn

September 29, 2017Melina Milazzo

Open Society Voices

What the Trump Administration Needs to Know about Law Enforcement

January 27, 2017 | Marc Krupanski, Leonard Noisette

A recent statement from the Trump administration suggests a misunderstanding about how community safety and effective law enforcement work.

Case Watch: How a Decision on Danish Naturalization Law Leaves Issues Unresolved

January 26, 2017 | Laura Bingham

A ruling from the European Court of Human Rights glosses over the human story of a torture survivor's long struggle with stupefying bureaucracy.

How a Holocaust Commemoration Can Be a Starting Point for Today’s Roma Advocacy

January 26, 2017 | Andrzej Mirga

When a critical mass of Roma citizens learn their history, they can forge their own sense of identity—and use it to inform their activism.

Greece’s Public Health Crisis Is Hitting Migrants Especially Hard

January 26, 2017 | Nicole Kakantoussi, Marios Atzemis

Two of the country’s most pressing challenges—migration and rising HIV rates—often affect the same people. One organization is tackling both.

The University That’s Educating—and Empowering—Women from across Asia

January 25, 2017 | Alex Bookbinder

Critical thinking reigns at the Asian University for Women, where students get the kind of education usually found at small liberal arts schools.

Case Watch: Europe’s Human Rights Court Delivers Mixed Ruling on Migrants Rights (Part Two)

January 17, 2017 | Simon Cox, Giulia Laganà

In Khlaifia v. Italy, Europe’s top human rights tribunal found that migrants in migration “hotspot” facilities in Italy are being detained outside the law.

How One Man Made Greece a More Welcoming Place for Refugees

January 17, 2017 | Manos Moschopoulos

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.

Why Cologne’s Police Shouldn’t Brag About Racially Profiling 900 New Year’s Eve Revelers

January 13, 2017 | Nick Glynn

Stopping violence requires good intelligence—provided by people who trust the police.

Case Watch: Europe’s Human Rights Court Delivers Mixed Ruling on Migrant Rights (Part One)

January 13, 2017 | Juliana Vengoechea, Simon Cox

In Khlaifia v. Italy, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights weakened protections against mass expulsions, while finding fault with Italy’s detention policy.

“You Showed Us What Hope Looked Like”

January 12, 2017 | Kristen Bell

How a 92-year-old Holocaust survivor helped a group of incarcerated men find a reason to keep fighting.

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