Stories about The Bridge
Calls for freedom of expression in Cuba after members of artist collective evicted during peaceful protest
More than 200 people gathered in Havana to demand the right to freedom of expression, but the result of dialogue with Cuban authorities remains uncertain.
For our world and the faiths we have, hasn't this Christmas been like all others—painful, often sordid, sometimes deadly?
Months after the implementation of the lockdown order, the Rwandan government has been mute over citizens' demand for food relief support. Is it time to reconsider its governance model?
The year 2020 began with the outbreak of COVID-19 in Wuhan. Throughout the year, COVID-19 was the most discussed topic on the Chinese social media.
Why would someone who claimed to defend secular, enlightened values invest France's institutional political capital with a figure who symbolized everything that is backward and racist about Serbian society?
As Belarusans continue to fill the streets in protests against Alyaksandr Lukashenka, a hyper-local movement is forming a new civic culture.
The demonstrations in Peru were historic: 13 per cent of the nation actively participated, and 73 per cent supported the demonstrators. Why did the international press give it relatively little...
A diary written by a Gurkha sergeant in the British Army in 1914, during World War I, has revealed a whole new side to the Gurkha legend.
"I left just in time, pressing onward and calling out for water, but there was no one to help. I felt like I was dying."
Humanitarian considerations will be the main distinction between the two US administrations in Syria's war, where Washington vies to curb terrorist threats and Russia's influence in a vital region.
If the lesson from the pandemic is that we will survive thanks to internet connectivity and technology, then we are lost.
"What seems clear is that global exemplars do not have to look the same in terms of political structures, incomes, or economic ideology."
"Police brutality is universal, white supremacy is global, and colonialism is not forgotten, which is why Black people every day, around the world, are being killed."
"Islam has become an insecure identity that is always undermined by criticism from the Christian or godless, but always colonial, West."
The protests were massive, with everyone united around the common goal of showing their indignation against the corruption of the political class.
"Why is our homeland so small and tight, and why am I considered a criminal or an enemy that threatens it!”
Pakistan recently adopted new rules imposing fines and bans on services that fail to take down and restrict content within short time frames.
In Japan, Trump is not always regarded with the dismissiveness or loathing that is so common in the United States or even in Canada.
The violation of the bodies and lives of women sterilized against their will and the delays in delivering justice mark Peru as a perpetrator of human rights violations.
"...while protesters rely mainly on media and other forms of communication to mobilize, these organizations have nothing to do with the students’ communication, coordination, and management of the protests."