Sarah Birnbaum is a reporter based Boston. She was formerly in Cape Town, South Africa.
Previously, Sarah was WGBH Radio’s political and State House reporter.
Conflict & Justice
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.
Arts, Culture & Media
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.
Business, Economics and Jobs
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.
On Sunday, the president of Peru pardoned the former leader Alberto Fujimori. Critics are calling it a quid pro quo.