Sarah Birnbaum is a reporter based in Boston and a producer for PRI's The World. She was formerly in Cape Town, South Africa.
Previously, Sarah was WGBH Radio’s political and statehouse reporter.
Rabbi Susan Silverman, the sister of comedian Sarah Silverman, is behind a movement to stop the deportation or imprisonment of some 40,000 African migrants living in Israel.
The legendary French actress Catherine Deneuve is denouncing the #MeToo movement and defending sexual freedom. The World's Sarah Birnbaum says she's stuck in a feminism of the 1960s.
The UK will end its use of coal in power plants in less than a decade. It's hard to imagine the same thing happening in the US.
Venezuela is flush with oil. But in the past three years its economy has collapsed.
On Sunday, the president of Peru pardoned the former leader Alberto Fujimori. Critics are calling it a quid pro quo.