Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Is the US military reliant on indentured workers?
In a post-employment economy, many are working simply to earn the prospect of making money.
12 Mar 2013 07:36 GMT | Business & Economy, Arts & Culture, US & Canada, North Korea, United States
Whether or not the West provides military aid will make little impact on the hardships that Uzbeks routinely endure.
05 Mar 2013 15:42 GMT | Politics, Uzbekistan
Race and gender barriers might have eased, but economic strictures have tightened, denying the dreams of new generation.
26 Feb 2013 15:34 GMT | Poverty & Development, US & Canada, China, United States
While Twitter applauds its own transparency, it seemingly deletes accounts ad hoc over an increasingly amorphous policy.
10 Feb 2013 16:18 GMT | US & Canada, North Korea, United States, Uzbekistan
As women and their defenders use internet to fight their assailants, others use anonymity to attack their efforts.
04 Feb 2013 11:54 GMT
Academic paywalls unwittingly benefit oppressive regimes - at society's expense.
18 Jan 2013 05:44 GMT | Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan
Children should be treated like human beings, not objects to be degraded for clicks and cash, argues Kendzior.
01 Jan 2013 11:52 GMT
Higher education is now less about gaining knowledge than demonstrating status: It's about the pedigree, not the degree.
23 Dec 2012 13:11 GMT | Poverty & Development, US & Canada, United States
Private communication, if monitored, will damage trust between individuals, making it harder to form relationships.
27 Nov 2012 13:19 GMT | Human Rights, US & Canada, Azerbaijan, United States, Uzbekistan
Given Azerbaijan's notorious record on censorship, holding the Internet Governance Forum in Baku raised some eyebrows.
13 Nov 2012 13:35 GMT | Science & Technology, Azerbaijan
Although memes are a useful way to parody politics, they often lose track of what's at stake.
30 Oct 2012 08:33 GMT
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia