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And the situation won't improve anytime soon.
Migrants are being abused in Australia's detention centers. Now it's illegal to talk about it
Dozens of current and former detention center workers, including doctors, nurses, teachers, and social workers, have already defied the new law. And many are prepared to join them.
Sugary drinks lead to more deaths in Mexico than violent crimes do, study says
Mexico is the world's biggest consumer of sodas.
Here's why you should stop celebrating the Supreme Court's Obamacare ruling
These countries should remind us just how far we have to go.
Here's why you shouldn't be celebrating the new $10 banknote
Sure, it will feature a woman. But she will have to share the honor with a man. And there's more.
France just ruined Nutella for everybody
You should be ashamed of your Nutella addiction, but not for the reason you think.
These are just a few of the groups the Islamic State has persecuted
To the Islamic State, pretty much everyone is a target.
It's getting harder for super skinny models to find work these days
Governments, regulators and even the fashion industry itself are cracking down.
British tourists are worried about refugees and ISIS ruining their vacations
The UK's most popular newspapers are vilifying desperate immigrants.
If you believe Twitter, Paris just ruined romance forever
The city is getting rid of 'love locks,' and there aren't enough emojis to describe the pain.
A contestant on Turkey's version of 'The Voice' was shot in the head while rehearsing
It's part of a bigger story about violence against women.
Southeast Asia is following Australia's lead turning back migrant boats
Thousands of lives are at risk.
A Japanese bar has created 'violent' drink coasters to stop domestic abuse
It's a noble, if flawed, campaign.
Paraguay says a 10-year-old rape victim shouldn't have an abortion
Outrageous? Yes. Unusual in Latin America? No.
Charlotte Elizabeth Diana might never meet a hedgehog
The West European hedgehog, Britain’s only spiny mammal, is heading toward extinction.
North Korea, Venezuela and Russia are having a field day with Baltimore
American exceptionalism, anyone?
If Obama apologized for 1 civilian drone victim every day, it would take him 3 years
The deaths of two Western hostages are part of a bigger tragedy.
These activists are risking everything to save the environment
'They follow me. They threaten to kill me, to kidnap me, they threaten my family. That is what we face.'
These female artists are challenging the world's perception of women's bodies
And they are meeting a lot of resistance.
This campaign shows the real message of reggaeton music
Without a catchy beat, it's harder to tune out the misogynistic lyrics.
These Russian companies are selling ads on women's breasts
Greece claims Germany owes it $302 billion in reparations for Nazi occupation during WWII
That amount of money would go a long way toward resolving Athen's credit crisis.
This timeline explains the long, bumpy road to the Iran nuclear deal
It’s been a rough journey.
6 stories that sound like April Fools’ Day hoaxes but aren’t
It’s so hard to know what to believe these days.
2014 was actually the safest year on record in the aviation industry
Sao Paulo will now fine people who shame breastfeeding moms
The rest of the world still needs to catch up.
9 Syrian artists telling the stories of a country torn apart by war
'Art can't save the country, but it can rebuild the places,' said Tammam Azzam.
Here are 15 places around the world where your selfie stick is no longer welcome
The 'wand of narcissism' is considered a threat to people and priceless artworks.
These Pakistani sisters will make you actually want to listen to a Justin Bieber song