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Unholy Madrasas of Pakistan
In some of Pakistan's madrasas, the lessons are not only limited to extremist ideology, but children are forced through brutality down a path of jihadi.
By Tanveer Jafri.
Student Movements in Brazil
University students in São Paulo have organized a series of demonstrations and been met with fierce resistance from the establishment.
By Vinicius Souza and Maria Eugênia Sá.
The Youth in Sierra Leone
President Obama's speech in Ghana, directed at all of Africa, resounded especially with the large population of young people in Sierra Leone and aligned with their objectives. By Unisa Dizo-Conteh
The Pros and Cons of the Albanian Parliamentary Elections
Whoever wins the election, it will bring major changes in the country. On one side there are the slow but steady reforms of the Democratic Party. On the other side are the radical changes espoused by the Socialist Party.
By Ledion Krisafi.
Policymakers Must Act Now on Youth Opportunities
Top Ten Stories of 2008
Dr. Peter Piot: An Accomplished Global Health Diplomat
Chinua Akukwe, Worldpress.org contributing editor
If Only My Dream Is Realized
By Rawan Yousef Salah, One Voice "Imagine 2018" essay competition, and Common Ground News Service, Nablus, West Bank
NATO and Albania: Now All Our Troubles Will Go Away
By Ledion Krisafi, Tirana, Albania
Youth Views: Is War as Diplomacy Obsolete?
Stephen Coulthart, Common Ground News Service
Should We Dump the Absentee Ballot?
Andrew Fisher, NYU Livewire
India: Children Today—Citizens Tomorrow!
Anusha Bharadwaj, Hyderabad, India, and Kim Brouwers, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Loving Hip-Hop in Morocco
Rikki Reyna, NYU Livewire
Sierra Leone's Chief National Electoral Commissioner Dr. Christiana Thorpe
What I Learned in a Ghanaian Shack
Sarah Lynch, NYU Livewire
Passage to India
One Expat's Experience
Tom Carter, Beijing, China
Swatting Flies and Saving the World
Anuradha Kher, NYU Livewire
"Point of No Return"
The Canadian Family Farm
Mark Spowart, London, Canada
Profile of Plantu, French Cartoonist
Photography by Bruce Davidson
Brent Gregston, Paris, France
Top Ten Stories of 2006
Web Design in the Netherlands
Casper Voogt, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Internment Without Charges: Dorothea Lange and the Censored Images of Japanese American Internment
Linda Gordon, Japan Focus
Internet Censorship: Reasonable or Not?
Arush Chopra, Chennai, India
Monica Perry, NYU Livewire
The Bayat Foundation - Making a Difference in Afghanistan
Summit Calls For Moderation in U.S.-Muslim World Relations
Andy Zieminski, Katherine Townsend, "9-11 Plus 5" Summit Participants
Summit Examines U.S.-Muslim Relations Five Years After 9-11
Kareem Elbayar, Julia Min Li Lau, "9-11 Plus 5" Summit Participants
Envisaging Peace between Israel and Palestine
Elaina Loveland, Managing Editor, International Educator (IE)
Security Walls and Suicide Bombers
Dana Wilkie, International Educator magazine
Significant Terrorist Incidents, 1961-2003: A Chronology
Office of the Historian, Bureau of Public Affairs, March, 2004
Pipeline Politics: Oil, the Taliban, and the Political Balance of Central Asia
Elijah Zarwan, November-December 2001
Top Ten Stories of 2005
Sept. 11, 2002: One Year Later
Coin of Confusion: Enter the Euro
Journalists on Journalism
Background Resources: Iraq
International Law, the United Nations, and the War in Iraq
Rachel S. Taylor, World Press Review associate editor
Iraq: Resources for Research
How To Teach an Economic Meltdown
Iraq in the International Press
Models for Justice in Iraq
Rachel S. Taylor, World Press Review special projects editor, May 8, 2003
Do We Care?
The Press Goes to War
Castro and Iraq
We, the Traitors
Peace on Earth Good Will Toward Men?
Media Literacy Activity
Individual Exercise, Grades 9-12
The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Research Activities, Grades 9-12
The Iraq Crisis, Past to Present
Vocabulary, Grades 9-12
The Roma of Ferentari and Nushfalàu
Text by Crina Muresanu, photos by Layla Aerts, Bucharest, Romania
I Want A State Called Kurdistan
Dr. Kamal Mirawdeli, Kurdistan Observer, July 11, 2004
Chechnya's 200-Year Independence Struggle
Aljazeera.net (English-language), Doha, Qatar, June 22, 2004
'Why Was I Born a Girl?'
Mouna Naïm, Le Monde (liberal), Paris, France, Dec. 28, 2003
What the World's Poor Watch on TV
Bella Thomas, Prospect (monthly magazine of current affairs and culture), London, England, January 2003
Top 10 Stories of 2001
—Javier Navia, La Nación, Buenos Aires