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The Politics of Gender

  • Radical Ideas Muslims Celebrate In Ramadan

  • Reconstructing the Shrine: Architects in Post-Disaster Tohoku

  • The United Airlines Fiasco: Victim Blaming and Discrimination?

  • Social Polarization Challenges: Can they Lead to Social Innovation?

  • Sport, Culture and Entertainment: Driving Tricky Saudi Change

  • How To Be a Better Liberal in Trump’s America

  • Radicalization between Prevention and Instrumentalisation of Religion

  • Women’s Gyms Lay Bare Limits of Saudi Reforms

  • Going for Gold: Trump, Louis XIV and Interior Design

  • Politics of Persecution

  • Reformist Saudi Prince Bounces Up Against Flawed Education System and Ingrained Social Mores

  • Can Integration Prevent Radicalization of Muslim Youth?

  • Is Mexico Ready for Gay Marriage?

  • Blasphemy Case Highlights Devastating Impact of Saudi Ultra-Conservatism on Pakistani Society

  • On the Issue of Japan, Fukushima and Rice

  • Social Justice and the Environment: Why Sustainability Goes Beyond Politics

  • Where’s the School? Making Sense of Home to School Distance Issues within African Countries

  • Dubai Opera, a Window into the UAE

  • International Day of Peace, and Human Security Reflections

  • From Bonnets to Fez to Burkinis, Clothing has Long Made Us Uneasy

  • Garcia Lorca: Beyond Poetic Justice

  • Somaliland: Keep Ideology Out of K–12 Education

  • What Stalin’s Great Terror Can Tell Us About Russia Today

  • Spain’s Civil War and the Americans who Fought In It: A Convoluted Legacy

  • Women’s Rights: From Ataturk to ISIS

  • The Prague Spring, 48 Years Later

  • Elie Wiesel: Paradoxical Legacy of a ‘Human Rights Icon’

  • Saudi Cleric Waxes Poetically about Love

  • American Creationism Isn’t Going Anywhere – a Life-size Noah’s Ark Proves It

  • Trump’s Dog Whistle: The White, Screwed-Over Sports Icon

  • Muhammad Ali: An American Muslim

  • The Big Discovery: Finding a Mosque in the Middle of Nowhere

  • Orwellian Iran

  • Wantokism and the Solomon Islands

  • Astronauts Have No Borders

  • Cultural Bridging in Amman: Grassroots Projects with Scarce Resources

  • Fukushima 2016: Photo Exhibitions

  • What Does it Mean to Have a Jewish State?

  • Understanding Buddhism Among Political Distractions