Featured stories about Education
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Latest stories about Education
3 March 2014
Funding for research is wanting worldwide.What is the impact of the stagnation on the economy and where are the solutions
24 February 2014
Last week, popular journalist Vladimir Solovyov dedicated an entire radio show to dissecting and denouncing the Maidan-supportive tweets of a handful of students from Moscow’s Higher School of Economics. Why?
17 February 2014
A public lecture on gay rights, following a Catholic priest's suggestion that LGBT rights should be included in the Trinidad and Tobago constitution, has generated heated discussion on social media.
Although there are 73 recognised languages in Zambia, only seven are to replace English as the language of instruction in primary school. Leaders of various ethnics groups oppose the change.
14 February 2014
Sectarianism aside, 298 donors from all sects raised $35,000 online to help restore a Tripoli library burned down by Islamic fundamentalists in Lebanon.
12 February 2014
"This is a nightmare for those who remain faithful to an ethic of rationality, be it religious or political."
11 February 2014
Jamaica-based blogger Annie Paul posts a personal and stirring tribute to the late Jamaican cultural theorist Stuart Hall - a must-read for anyone who admired his work.
10 February 2014
Jamaican-born cultural theorist Stuart Hall died today; netizens and academics all over the Caribbean - indeed, the world - were shocked by the news, expressing their grief on social media.
7 February 2014
The immigration debate is taking center stage in the public conversation of France. French citizens living abroad have a different perspective on the issue.
6 February 2014
"The MPs are thinking small. To avoid school shootings, you shouldn't ban guns, you should ban schools"