The political situation of Bangladesh begs the question, is democracy really a good way to run a nation?
As this week was Refugee Week, here is a beautiful poem to reflect on that.
Finn Boyle reports on the Jamaat trials in Bangladesh for The Update’s first exclusive article
Our latest interview with two ladies who fled Spain as refugee children during the Spanish Civil War. One who also went on to translate for Che Guevara during the Cuban Missile Crisis!
Women do NOT earn 77 cents to every dollar a man earns. One piece of persistent misinformation debunked.
Owen Jones, renowned author, columnist and political activist speaks to The Update.
Finn Boyle, unloved political analyst, takes a look at some of the most memorable quotes from the Republican party.
Nepal’s recent election signifies an end to the nation’s recent dark history. The Update analyzes what makes this small nation so interesting.
With the resignation of prominent Republican John Boehner, The Update looks at the problems facing the GOP and what they mean from a global perspective.
With Japan considering remilitarization, it is faced with one of its most difficult decisions the island nation has ever been faced with.