In Cape Town, gay bars abound. In other countries nearby, homosexual acts can get you tossed into prison.
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No. 1: Locals aren’t just spitting mad. They feel completely disenfranchised.
With nearly 300 missing, Koreans indulge a culture of shame.
The Egyptian government is modernizing its sexual harassment law. These men say that’s not enough.
And they might save us all.
As Scottish support for independence grows, the English scramble to woo back their northern neighbors.
Destructive policies include culling sharks, dumping near the Great Barrier Reef and eroding protection of a UNESCO World Heritage forest.
In this year’s first episode, more than 100 workers sewing for Puma and Adidas dropped to the floor in a single day.
In the wake of the 9/11 attacks, and under much official pressure, Saudi’s promised to edit religious hate speech out of school textbooks. A dozen years later, many of the old books remain in classrooms.
China, which is believed to be the world’s biggest state executioner, doesn’t release its execution figures.
Scandinavia scores again.
Need to defend a strongman up for crimes against humanity charges? Kenya has the answer.
France, world-famous for its wines, has a reputation for introducing young people to alcohol early. But ‘neknomination’ is something else entirely.
While it waits for weed to grow, the South American country could turn to Canadian pot producers to kickstart its newly legalized marijuana industry, top lawmakers — including the first lady — tell GlobalPost.
What Russia-US tensions mean for astronauts at the International Space Station
The tabloids are misinformed. You’d probably agree with the captain.
The crisis in Ukraine may help convince Poles to close their eyes to alleged US wrongdoing.
But after one maid’s decapitation, Indonesia has finally won some rights for these slave-like workers.
You might not think the trial of a white man, accused of killing his white girlfriend, would have much to do with race. But when you look at the defense’s case, it all becomes clear.
Heads up: reason #5 is your fault.