Newsletters

India’s women are suffering under lockdown

  • June 24, 2020
  • Astha Rajvanshi

Domestic violence has soared and victims are reluctant to report it.

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Why Saudi Arabia can’t win in Lebanon

  • June 16, 2020
  • David Kenner

Economic crisis is revealing the endemic problems of foreign influence.

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Homecoming in a pandemic

  • June 10, 2020
  • Astha Rajvanshi

An essay on the exposing of deep disparities in a country of migrants.

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Pandemic exposes divisions in El Salvador

  • May 28, 2020
  • Elizabeth Hawkins

Engaged in a power struggle, President Bukele accuses his opponents of being ‘on the side of the virus.’

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Women on the front lines of India’s battle with Covid-19

  • May 14, 2020
  • Astha Rajvanshi

As the government eases restrictions, female medical workers will shoulder the growing burden.

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In El Salvador, pandemic management turns political as virus spreads

  • April 22, 2020
  • Elizabeth Hawkins

After praise for his early response, the president is prompting concerns about authoritarianism.

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El Salvador under quarantine

  • April 7, 2020
  • Elizabeth Hawkins

A nationwide lockdown is highlighting inequality and food insecurity.

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Coronavirus lockdown prompts chaos in India

  • April 7, 2020
  • Astha Rajvanshi

After acting quickly to isolate people, the government is ill-prepared to tackle the long-term effects of the public health crisis.

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In Lebanon, protest anger simmers under curfew

  • April 6, 2020
  • David Kenner

Political and economic failings threaten government’s Covid-19 response.

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An uncertain future for a Salvadoran returnee

  • March 28, 2020
  • Elizabeth Hawkins

The challenges after deportation from the United States.

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