Category: World

How You Can Stop Global Warming

Healing the planet starts in your garage, in your kitchen, and at your dining-room table. by Melissa Denchak Nations around the world are upping their game in the fight against climate change. At the Paris climate summit in 2015, 195 countries…

750,000 Syrian Children Out of School

Education for Syrian children has become a casualty of war.: school enrollment rates have fallen drastically, not only in Syria but among children who have fled. Turkey, Lebanon, and Jordan have taken generous steps to provide Syrian children with access…

ISIS fighter executed his own mother

An ISIS fighter executed his own mother before a public audience of hundreds of people near the post office building where she was employed, according to a Syrian human rights group. The 20-year-old combatant killed his mother in the Syrian city of Al-Raqqah near…