In the wake of an investigation into a well-known Tennessee guitar manufacturer, Gibson Guitar, two Tennessee lawmakers are seeking to loosen the environmental regulations that enabled the federal government to raid the company.
An NGO that helps poor communities in Madagascar sustainably manage their fisheries - and delivers family planning - is a finalist in this year’s prestigious Buckminster Fuller Challenge for socially responsible development ideas.
We head south from Somalia about 1600 miles for today's Geo Quiz. We're heading to the world's fourth-largest island. Let's give you a little help right off the bat. The three largest islands in the world are Greenland, New Guinea, and Borneo.
Because of restrictions, Madagascar's political crisis hasn't been covered by the global media. The Takeaway talks to Columbia University student Aaron Dibner-Dunlap, who uses an alternative media ? Twitter ? to compile breaking news from Madagascar.
The story you just read is freely available and accessible to everyone because readers like you support The World financially.
Thank you all for helping us reach our goal of 1,000 donors. We couldn’t have done it without your support. Your donation directly supported the critical reporting you rely on, the consistent reporting you believe in, and the deep reporting you want to ensure survives.