🇺🇸Will there ever be justice for the Tulsa Race Massacre? | The Stream

Families forever devastated by the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre are reflecting on its centenary while continuing to call for justice so far denied. It’s 100 years since white mobs attacked…

Is politics getting in the way of India’s COVID response? | The Stream

This week India recorded the highest daily COVID-19 death toll of any country since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic. While there has been a decrease in the number of…

Can safety be assured in Bangladesh’s garment industry? | Inside Story

The 2013 Rana Plaza collapse in Bangladesh highlighted a dark side of the fashion industry: workers in the developing world making clothes in dangerous conditions to be sold in wealthier…

Residents of India’s Lakshadweep islands resent gov’t’s new moves

There is rising anger in India’s smallest territory against a slew of new laws and regulations. The government says it wants to develop the islands of Lakshadweep for tourism, but…

Rise of the machines: Swedish employees trust state to protect, retrain them

Economic forecasts have predicted millions of people losing their jobs worldwide as robotics, automation and artificial intelligence are increasingly used everywhere from factories to farms. But people in Sweden are…

Israeli far-right leader Bennett joins anti-Netanyahu coalition

Israeli far-right politician Naftali Bennett, a kingmaker whose Yamina party has six key seats in parliament, has said he would join a governing coalition that could end the rule of…

Why is WhatsApp suing India’s government? | Inside Story

A court battle is pitting Whatsapp against the world’s largest democracy. India is the biggest market for the messaging service. The government recently passed new rules forcing social media companies…

Gaza artists paint picture of plight after Israeli siege

Palestinians are beginning the difficult task of rebuilding in Gaza after an 11-day Israeli bombardment. Artists are also taking part in the recovery efforts and painting a picture of life…

US: Deadly shooting in Florida’s Miami area, say police

At least two people have died and more than 20 injured in a shooting outside a billiards club in Hialeah in the US state of Florida, Miami-Dade police director Alfredo…

Who are the Taliban? | Start Here

Who are the Taliban? The Taliban have been fighting the Afghan government and its allies for decades. Now the US is pulling its soldiers out of Afghanistan and the Taliban…