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Sophie Scholl was beheaded at 21 for standing up to the Nazis
She distributed anti-Nazi pamphlets at the University of Munich
ISIS Held a Gun to My Head
Islamic State soldiers take over our city, and we learn to live with terror
I was looking for “Africa’s biggest” electronics’ dump - but found a community of creators instead
Recycling is the lifeblood of Agbogbloshie’s economy, but locals are threatened by international concerns over safety and pollution
Confessions of An African Student Abroad: Trading Freedom for Western Education
The contract. “You signed an agreement that you will be returning home after you graduate.”, “You promised you will come back with your…
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Olympics 2018: Going beyond the games.
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I Live Alone in Austria
Surviving used to take up my whole life. Now I can start to live again.
Who Gets to Sing at the Rio Carnival?
Carnival belongs to black Brazilians — and they are learning to use it to their advantage
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All Eyes on North Korea
Intelligence agencies are surging resources to focus on the Korean Peninsula
Paris in the Fall
Hemingway wrote that “If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it…
Nov 13, 2015
Little more than 70 years ago, Italians were the poverty-stricken immigrants from an “undesirable”…
More than 600,000 Italians who had immigrated to the U.S. were classified as “enemy aliens.” They were subject to curfew and property…
Eurasia, the supercontinent that will define our century
Bruno Maçães, Senior Advisor, Flint Global
World Economic Forum
4 More Proud American Traditions That Were Legal When The Second Amendment Was Passed.
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What makes Asia Asia?
Definitions of Asia have long been a question of ambiguity. No single assumption could be reached, for Asia, of great complexity, has been…
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Reject Kaczyński’s attack on the rule of law in Poland