The US needs more of the scientific elite in positions of power if it wants to get out of the hole it dug for itself
People around the world have made plenty of New Years’ resolutions this month. Most of them have been done in the hopes that they will help them become better, happier people.
Don’t assume that giving everyone a basic income is a good thing – it’s a line that the right are using to protect their own interests.
Living in a capitalist society, we are reliant upon mass production and consumption. That consumption, whether it’s the food we eat or the places that we live, supports a constant decline in creativity and individuality.
Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun's rescue proves social media can change how the world is governed and raise global awareness
The teen, who fled her family and is now in Thailand, received thousands of messages of support that probably saved her life.
This opinion piece by an American secondary school student argues that balance is key to a healthy relationship with technology.
The difficulty and beauty of Hanzi, the traditional form of Chinese characters, and why it's worth preserving
Despite their complexity, Chinese characters should be preserved for being a fascinating product of human ingenuity and artistry
After COP24 UN, this youth activist asks governments when they will actually take action against climate change
Victoria Barrett is a youth climate activist, and one of 21 young people who are suing the US government for failing to protect its citizens from climate change.
What French President Emmanuel Macron did wrong and why 'yellow vest' protesters were right to be angry
The protests were sparked by a “green” tax aimed at tackling climate change – but it unfairly targeted the poor.
It doesn’t matter how many times Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor repeats herself. Saying over and over again that Hong Kong is as free as it ever was doesn’t make it true. There is now a tightening noose around our freedom.
No one should lose their life in the pursuit of trying to hide a few wrinkles.