Latest posts by Kate R.
Indigenous Mexican women in film, like Yalitza Aparicio ("Roma", 2018), Carmen Martínez ("At' Anni'", 2019), and Ángeles Cruz ("Arcángel", 2018), are drawing the attention of audiences worldwide.
"Building habits and making homeless people feel like the project is theirs. Institutions treat [us] like we're incapable of doing anything."
French- and English-language media sources take different approaches to reporting on the Algerian political crisis.
"Suddenly, on Monday, we saw youths from the Chokwe community with Angolan policemen starting to burn the homes of those perceived to be foreigners."
"It is necessary to connect European citizens and ocean lovers to the political sphere in order to discuss, make progress, and protect the ocean together."
"We refuse to let feminism be used to reinforce the French government’s tendencies toward racism and over-policing."
The fourth and last installment of the series on the Mexican presidential elections analyzes how the campaigns unfolded on social media.
"...it only took a few women initiating the movement for all of us to dive in headfirst, because the inequalities we face are the same."
"The debate isn't abortion versus no abortion; it's legal abortion versus underground abortion. Everything else is a matter of personal opinions and decisions, all respectable, none disputable."
The website features a map that displays areas where harassment is most frequent and includes personal stories uploaded by victims.
Authorities Have Confiscated $9.9M Hidden in Bean Cans, Shoes and Even Stomachs at This Guatemalan Airport
Money launderers try to smuggle the undeclared cash to destinations like Panama or Colombia, often to pay for drugs.
While some deny that her sexual orientation is relevant, others insist that it plays a fundamental role in what she can bring to the table.
Although Rwanda has made great strides in recovering from the 1994 genocide, advocacy groups continue to report human rights violations.
Against the backdrop of Cuba's complicated LGBT rights situation, the conference has been praised for its importance but also criticized for the high cost of registration.
Bringing together art, culture, and urban legends, New York City's subway system inspires mixed feelings in its customers.
The Embassy of PEROU aims to bring together suburb residents and their shantytown neighbors by building community centers together and improving general living conditions.
Earthquakes and fires have ravaged Chile during the month of April 2014. Both private and public sources have rushed to aid the numerous victims.
Economic sanctions are often proposed to penalize countries guilty of bad government. But do they actually help bring about good government?
Wind energy has great potential in France, but many obstacles stand in its way.
Rural Uruguayan women have created successful self-managed small businesses with which they support their families and bring novel and high-quality products to the local market.
Racism is alive and well in Peru's multiethnic society. With the spread of social networks, racist practices have become a topic of debate among activists and the general public.