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India Just Decriminalized Gay Sex

India Just Decriminalized Gay Sex

India’s highest court struck down Section 377, the 157-year-old law that made gay sex illegal. By Nishita Jha Reporting From New Delhi Reporting From New Delhi Last updated on September 6, 2018, at 9:41 a.m. ET Posted on September 6, 2018, at 2:37 a.m. ET...
Austria rejects ‘girlish’ Iraqi asylum seeker

Austria rejects ‘girlish’ Iraqi asylum seeker

Austria rejects ‘girlish’ Iraqi asylum seeker 23 August 2018 Related Topics Europe migrant crisis Image copyright Reuters Image caption A woman protesting for the rights of asylum seekers in Austria Austrian officials rejected an Iraqi migrant’s...
YouTube and Instagram face Russian bans

YouTube and Instagram face Russian bans

14 February 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Oleg Deripaska has warned the media not to repeat the allegations made against him YouTube and Instagram face being blocked by Russian internet service providers as a result of a standoff between one of the...

When the South Was the Most Progressive Region in America

One hundred and fifty years ago, on January 14, 1868, an extraordinary convention opened in Charleston, South Carolina, the cradle of the Confederacy. That afternoon, a biracial group of men—most of whom were black and some of whom had recently been enslaved—gathered...

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