Full story - January 13, 2021
Crowds carrying hate symbols as they stormed the U.S Capitol on Jan. 6 in Washington, D.C.
The crowds that stormed the US Capitol on Jan. 6 were not just engaged in an effort to support Trump. The symbols they carried were of an extreme form of anti-Semitism.
Full story - January 11, 2021
An illustration of two people of different races.
A race-changing scandal raises suspicion about the motivations of 4,580 newly elected city council members and mayors who only recently began to identify as Black.
Full story - January 07, 2021
Trump supporters gesture to US Capitol Police in the hallway outside of the Senate chamber at the Capitol in Washington, Jan. 6, 2021.
Though it started as a series of conspiracy theories and false predictions, over the past three years, QAnon has evolved into an extremist religiopolitical ideology.
Full story - January 06, 2021
Protesters supporting US President Donald Trump break into the Us Capitol on Jan. 06, 2021, in Washington, DC.
Ore Koren is a scholar of civil conflict and political violence. He reacts to the events that unfolded at the US Capitol on Wednesday.
Full story - December 27, 2020
A pregnant woman wearing a red shirt holds her belly with a plastic gloved hand.
With vaccines forthcoming for most Americans, many groups — including expectant mothers — are wondering if the vaccine is safe for them and their babies. A physician-scientist explains.
Full story - December 27, 2020
Bye-bye, burners.
Shifting from fossil fuels to electricity is climate-friendly, but serious cooks don't think much of electric stoves. Will induction cooking finally catch on as an alternative?
Full story - December 23, 2020
A woman with a dog passes by graffiti depicting the Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and US President Donald Trump vandalized with paint in a suburb of Belgrade, Serbia, Nov. 3, 2020.
Throughout his presidency, Donald Trump has exposed the fragility of democratic institutions, mirroring a global trend in authoritarianism. That will have a lasting effect on the US.
Full story - December 17, 2020
A group of young intellectuals and artists demonstrates at the doors of the Ministry of Culture during a protest in Havana on Nov. 27.
Discussions with the government ended with accusations that artists were 'paid by North American agencies' – an age-old way to discredit dissent. But these protests are homegrown.
Full story - December 11, 2020
Blinken speaks at a podium with Biden standing behind him.
Four years of 'America First' has seen the US retreat from the world. But as a scholar of international relations explains, Biden could return Washington to the role of moral global leader.
Full story - December 07, 2020
A green trash bin on a sidewalk in Denmark.
The word, which roughly translates to "considering the needs of society above one's own," has become a buzzword in Denmark.