It's only by talking openly about race that its ill effects, stereotypes, and assumptions will eventually go away.
30 Jul 2013 10:45 GMT
The Catholic Church cannot survive having more than one person who claims to be and is recognised as the pope.
23 Feb 2013 16:49 GMT
Unless our short- and long-term interests align, it's unlikely that we'll ever do anything about climate change.
20 Jan 2013 09:59 GMT | Environment, US & Canada, United States
Undecided voters have the power to re-elect Obama or to elevate Romney to the highest office in the land, writes Young.
Harvey Young | 01 Nov 2012 08:26 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, China, United States
We live in a society that rewards winners and encourages people to do whatever it takes to win, writes Young.
Harvey Young | 23 Oct 2012 11:34 GMT | US & Canada, France, United States
Barack Obama, to many, is not "as noticeably" or, perhaps, "meaningfully black as he once was", writes Young.
Harvey Young | 07 Sep 2012 04:55 GMT | US & Canada, United States
The movie 'The Help' recalls the painful reality and limited options faced by many African American women in the past.
Harvey Young | 23 Feb 2012 09:25 GMT | US & Canada, United States
The poignant stories of Palestinian prisoners in Israel and the effects of imprisonment on them and their families.
Israel, Palestine, Human Rights
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.
A group of exonerated death row survivors called the 'Resurrection Club' fights to abolish the death penalty in the US.
Human Rights, Politics, US & Canada
We tell the story of Mouawiya Syasneh, the boy whose anti-Assad graffiti lit the spark that engulfed Syria.
War & Conflict, Syria's Civil War