The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Eyal Weizman: "Architecture is used as a weapon"
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
Jewish scholar Robert S Wistrich on whether all criticism of Israel is anti-Semitic, and the root causes of Islamophobia
Politics, Israel, Palestine
101 East enters the world of Sabah's stateless children, who spend their lives on the run from authorities.
Child rights, Malaysia, Human Rights
We meet Chinese conservationists working to protect the world's only freshwater porpoise from extinction.
Environment, China, Wildlife
The politics and coverage of xenophobia in South Africa; and TV regulation in the UK ahead of a contentious election.
Media, Africa, South Africa