Tell me what resistance looks like

The early opposition to American far-right populism has been hampered by division and despair. What’s next for the resistance?

Progress report

A quarterly humanitarian scorecard

They can’t round up everybody

In the U.S., immigrants who arrived as children haven’t been targeted for deportation. But that could change.

Spoiling for a fight

In our dark political moment, it is practical to consider national thinkers who sought to understand our obligation as citizens to a state that...

These vigilantes wear pink

India’s Pink Gang has grown from a small group of women wielding sticks to a potent political force.

The scapegoating of Rosa Maria Ortega

In 2004 and again in 2008, an Austrian-born Canadian citizen living in the swing state of Florida cast absentee ballots in the U.S. presidential...

The language custodian

The Nigerian linguist Kọ́lá Túbọ̀sún isn’t ready to consign Yoruba to the history books. But he’s fighting the tide.

A cover-up in plain sight

The information war in Syria may ensure impunity for Bashar al-Assad.

Above and below

For the poorest residents of Manila, living in the city means living under the city.

The ‘party buses’ are out in Belarus

In 2010, when Minsk exploded into protest, state violence soon followed. This year “Europe’s Last Dictatorship” allowed marches against a widely hated tax, but respite was only temporary.