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Youth bulge: A public billboard in Uganda urges young people to have smaller families.

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Wangui Kimari makes the case that the youth discourse in Africa has patronizing,...

Musa Fata's social media feed shows a life of ease and abundance.

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Sophia Seymour and Daisy Squires shine a light on Musa...

‘People are intolerant towards Dalits speaking up,’ says Ravali Medari, a student activist at the University of Hyderabad.

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Ravali Medari was moved to take up political activism alongside her academic work. Meena Kandasamy...

Jake Edwards is a YouTube vlogger: a uniquely millennial career

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Jake Edwards, a transgender YouTube vlogger, has a uniquely millennial career. Edward Siddons...

FeesMustFall: Protesters celebrate the removal of a statue of Cecil Rhodes from the University of Cape Town.

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South Africa’s first post-apartheid generation has come of age. And they’re not happy with the way the ANC...

Young girls in Malaysia are finding a safe space in social media networks.

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For young girls across the Muslim world, social media has become a therapeutic medium. Hussein Kesvani ...

Youth: Arrested development

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What’s left for young people today? Yohann Koshy examines the emergence of ‘millennials’ and the political...

Social media mental health: The popular social media emoji depicting someone laughing so hard that they are crying. Or is it the other way around?

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Social media use is correlated with mental health problems. But is it simply cause and effect? Marcus Gilroy-Ware...

China homosexuality

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LGBT+ people are subjected to forced confinement, medication and electric shocks to try to change their sexual orientation,...

Mozambique

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Meet the non-profit art group trying to end violence against women in Mozambique. By Rebecca Cooke.

Bolivian prisons

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Amy Booth visits a Bolivian prison and meets those let down by patchy law enforcement.

Sign pointing to the village of Hope, Derbyshire UK. Photo by: Flickr user pol sifter

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As we bid farewell to 2017, Mari Marcel Thekaekara looks back at the year that was.

EU border towns: Migrants sleeping under Via Europa, the bridge linking Italy and France in the border town of Ventimiglia. Photo by Fotomovimiento

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Europe’s response to migration: more police, more walls – for no reason. Alex Fusco writes.

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Confluencia Fuera OMC

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Buenos Aires welcomed the WTO with a week of action. By Paula Serafini and Martín...

Marie-Josee, 78, has been a potter all her life. Despite being visually impaired, she has a permanent twinkle in her eye. At the mention of kunyaza, Marie-Josee’s eyes shine even brighter and she roars with laughter. Photo by Thomas Lewton

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Rwanda tops global gender equality tables. Can a traditional sexual practice help explain why? Alice McCool...

The Supreme Court of India

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India witnesses more attacks to minorities and the public seems not to care. By Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

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