Juneteeth, which commemorates the emancipation of slaves in the US, is now a federal holiday. But will this mean the loss of nuance and sensitivity of the day?
In the wake of social-justice movements such as Black Lives Matter, campaigners are calling for an end to the infamous ‘Greek life’ network of sororities and fraternities in US colleges.
Songs are getting shorter every year, but that isn't necessarily a bad thing.
A gift economy is a system where people exchange gifts instead of using money.
The military in Myanmar staged a coup on February 1st, detaining the State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and the President U Win Myint as well as senior government officials.
Across the US, the government pays lookouts to watch out for fires in the woods and wilderness.
Psychedelic drugs have long been linked to Woodstock-era counterculture, but scientists are now hoping to harness their power to treat mental illnesses.
Hong Kong has had relatively few cases, and only 133 deaths since the coronavirus broke out.
Pat Divilly thought a rip-roaring business would make him happy. He now sees the flaws in that argument.
The Criminal Law (Sexual Offences) Act of 2017 has been decried by sex workers in Ireland for further endangering sex workers, an already vulnerable element of society.