#Explainer

  • Article: 12 Things Achieved by UK Aid That You'll Probably Never See in the Daily Mail

    12 Things Achieved by UK Aid That You'll Probably Never See in the Daily Mail

    By Zoe Kelland  and  Dean Bowen|July 4, 2018

    The truth: UK aid has an enormous impact — it saves a life every 2 minutes. Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways You Can Celebrate Immigrants This July Fourth

    7 Ways You Can Celebrate Immigrants This July Fourth

    By Joe McCarthy|July 3, 2018

    The founding fathers championed immigration. Read more

  • Article: What Mexico's New President-Elect Means for Poverty and Inequality

    What Mexico's New President-Elect Means for Poverty and Inequality

    By Joe McCarthy|July 2, 2018

    He has the opportunity to reshape the country. Read more

  • Article: 'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives

    'The Greatest Nightmare of Africa' Endangers Millions of Lives

    By Maya Zaynetdinova|June 19, 2018

    It kills more children than AIDS, malaria, and measles combined. Read more

  • Article: How South African Students Woke the World to the Brutalities of Apartheid

    How South African Students Woke the World to the Brutalities of Apartheid

    By Joe McCarthy|June 15, 2018

    A single image crystallized the horrors of apartheid. Read more

  • Article: Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea

    Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2018

    Most North Korean workers earn between $2 and $3 per month. Read more

  • Article: More Than Half the World's Children Face Poverty, Conflict, or Discrimination

    More Than Half the World's Children Face Poverty, Conflict, or Discrimination

    By Joe McCarthy|May 31, 2018

    The world is failing children everywhere. Read more

  • Article: 6 Unexpected Products You Should Avoid if You Love Animals

    6 Unexpected Products You Should Avoid if You Love Animals

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Jana Sepehr|May 15, 2018

    You might find it hard to stop buying some of them. Read more