Friday, December 15, 2017

Britain and E.U. Clear Way for Brexit Talks to Proceed

Britain and E.U. Clear Way for Brexit Talks to Proceed Prime Minister Theresa May apparently offered enough assurances over the future of...

No Turkish President Had Gone to Greece in 65 Years. So Why Now?

No Turkish President Had Gone to Greece in 65 Years. So Why Now? A guide to what’s behind Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit,...

Iceland’s New Prime Minister is an Expert on Crime Thrillers

Iceland’s New Prime Minister is an Expert on Crime Thrillers Katrin Jakobsdottir, a pacifist and environmentalist who wrote a thesis on the...

Honduras Declares Curfew as Protests Over Vote Count Continue

Honduras Declares Curfew as Protests Over Vote Count Continue The government ordered security forces on Friday to move against demonstrators demanding an...

Detroit: The Most Exciting City in America?

Detroit: The Most Exciting City in America? How a 21st century Detroit navigates the dangers of regeneration is a particularly poignant question...

They Fled Boko Haram, Only to Be Raped by Nigeria’s Security Forces

They Fled Boko Haram, Only to Be Raped by Nigeria’s Security Forces Thousands of women and girls have endured Boko Haram’s sexual...

Venezuela Plans a Cryptocurrency, Maduro Says

Venezuela Plans a Cryptocurrency, Maduro Says The “petro” will be used in the country’s fight against the Trump administration’s financial “blockade,” President...

No Man’s Land: Barbuda After Irma

No Man’s Land: Barbuda After Irma The Caribbean island of Barbuda felt the full force of Hurricane Irma. Now, a struggle to...

Europe Wanted Migrants Stopped. Now Some Are Being Sold as Slaves.

Europe Wanted Migrants Stopped. Now Some Are Being Sold as Slaves. A news broadcast about a market where African captives are sold...

See How Every Senator Voted on the Republican Tax Bill

See How Every Senator Voted on the Republican Tax Bill The Senate approved the final bill, 51-49. A list of every senator’s...