Are You Fit and Proper to Be in London? September 29, 2017

Transportation authorities in London, England, decided that Uber is not “proper and fit” to hold a license to operate cars in London, which might

A Monkey, a Selfie, and a Courtroom September 29, 2017

In 2015, a British wildlife photographer, David Slater, set up a camera in the jungles of Indonesia. Soon, a curious Celebes crested macaque monkey st

Dinner Table Conversation: How Do You Prepare for a Disaster? September 29, 2017

One of the key roles of government is to prepare its citizens for disasters. Whether anticipating or managing natural disasters, leaders need a plan i

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria? September 29, 2017

A hurricane called Maria, one of many storms around the world this month, stormed through the island of Puerto Rico last week. Maria did something tha

Germany Votes and the World Watches September 29, 2017

On September 24th, the people of Germany went to their polling stations to vote for their next chancellor. Would it be current German Chancellor, Ange

Lena Waithe Writes Her Way to an Emmy September 25, 2017

The Emmy Awards—what are they? They’re awards that recognize the year’s best TV shows and those who work on them. We’re talking about actors,

Myanmar: A Leader Questioned September 21, 2017

It’s been almost seventy years since Myanmar, otherwise known as Burma, won its independence from the British. However, gaining independence wasn’

Update: Can DREAMers Continue to Dream? September 21, 2017

Update:  A few weeks ago, President Trump announced that he would reverse former President Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) pr

Earthquakes Rattle Mexico September 20, 2017

Earlier this month, Mexico’s President, Enrique Peña Nieto, offered to help the United States after Hurricane Harvey struck parts of Texas and Loui