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Refugees, migrants — or just humans?
GlobalPost December 19, 2015
No child is born refugee or migrant. No child is born 'illegal.' Children deserve care, safety and dignity.
Conflict
The scene in Beijing right now is apocalyptic
GlobalPost December 08, 2015
There are way too many poisonous particles in the air. But hey, that's what the Paris talks are for, right?
Conflict
This Iranian asylum-seeker crossed an ocean for her daughter
GlobalPost November 30, 2015
'Will they welcome us? Do they like Arabs? How about Iranians? Does it make a difference?'
Agence France-Presse
Laws matter — even in Libya
GlobalPost October 30, 2015
The front-runner to become Libya's next prime minister has allegedly been recorded ordering a political assassination. Why doesn't anyone care?
Agence France-Presse
Global warming could make Persian Gulf region too hot for human habitation by 2100
Agence France-Presse October 26, 2015
Global warming could create peaks of humid heat in the Persian Gulf beyond human tolerance by century's end, according to a study published in the journal Nature Climate Change.
Agence France-Presse
Want to get high abroad? There’s a travel guide for you
GlobalPost October 25, 2015
It contains practical, foolhardy, and sometimes harrowing stories of the search for weed in the world’s unlikeliest corners.
Agence France-Presse
'Once and for all': Women are essential to global stability
GlobalPost October 22, 2015
The doctrine of inclusive security insists that it’s necessary to have women at the table to stop violent conflict and build lasting peace.
Agence France-Presse
There's no doubt Tunisians deserved the Nobel Prize. But will they keep the peace?
GlobalPost October 15, 2015
Commentary: Tunisia has to address rising insecurity, extremism and economic stagnation to keep its Arab Spring dream alive.
Commentary
A Bahraini doctor — tortured and imprisoned for treating patients — pleads to the US for help
GlobalPost September 29, 2015
A letter from severely overcrowded Jaw Prison.
Conflict
A daily hustle to survive: This is the life of a Syrian refugee
GlobalPost September 24, 2015
The often unbearable existence of a Syrian refugee drives some to unthinkable acts.
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