Update: President of Kenya Keeps His Job? October 11, 2017

In August, Uhuru Kenyatta, the President of Kenya, was declared the winner of the presidential election. However, Raila Odinga, the leader of the oppo

Saudi Arabia Says Women Can! October 7, 2017

Yippee! You’ve just celebrated your sixteenth birthday, and in most countries, that means that you can drive. But if you’re a girl and liv

Tragedy in Vegas: Is it Time to Talk Now? October 5, 2017

Ah, America—the land of the free and the home of the brave. Ever stop to think about what exactly freedom means, though? According to the US Constit

Let Me Count the Ways… October 3, 2017

Let’s say we ask you to list your favorite restaurants. You probably have a few, and your choices reflect what is important to you, right? Maybe the

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

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

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’