Sunday, September 25, 2016
  1. Can South Korea Make More Babies?

    Lee Jong-Wha
  2. Mothers of the Disappeared

    Anne-Marie Slaughter, ET AL

    Mothers of the Disappeared

    &  describe how women have moved to the forefront of the fight against state murder and femicide.

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    In Latin America and elsewhere, women, especially mothers of victims of violence, are constantly at the forefront of human-rights activism. Where state institutions or elected officials fail to take action against abuses, these women have filled a vacuum, challenging traditional gender roles in the process. READ MORE

  3. The Human Right That Keeps on Giving

    Kailash Satyarthi

    The Human Right That Keeps on Giving


     argues that access to quality education is a basic good that enables the provision of all others.

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    Easy and safe access to quality education is not just a fundamental human right, but also an enabling right – essential for the exercise of all others. With such a powerful tool available to us, we should be doing whatever we can to use it, and this month's United Nations General Assembly summit is a good place to start. READ MORE

  4. Turkey’s Changing Freedom Deficit

    Timur Kuran
  5. India’s Prohibition Hypocrisy

    Shashi Tharoor

    India’s Prohibition Hypocrisy


     explains why the country's states that have banned alcohol typically beat a hasty retreat.

    India Alcohol Hindustan Times/Getty Images

    In a country where the national hero is the saintly Mahatma Gandhi, who considered alcohol an unmitigated evil, drinking has always carried a whiff of disrepute – one that has led to repeated attempts to implement prohibition. But Indians' penchant for moralizing has often carried heavy economic and human costs. READ MORE

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