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The AU’s Bold Plan for South Sudan

With peace talks in stalemate, Reuters gets its hands on an exclusive scoop. The idea is so crazy it just might work. “A much-anticipated African Union inquiry calls for South Sudan's president and his rival...
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India Bans Rape Doc

The filmmaker has reportedly fled India for fear of arrest. “The documentary, “India’s Daughter,” features an interview with Mukesh Singh, now on death row for his role in the crime, who tried to...
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USA Launches “Let Girls Learn”

A new US government initiative aims at reducing barriers to education access for adolescent girls worldwide. USAID is spearheading this new effort. “The White House announced a new initiative today to expand...
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Episode 55: Sarah Margon

Sarah Margon is the Washington director of Human Rights Watch. She's spent her career fighting for human rights in Africa and beyond, but took a somewhat circuitous path to get there. In this episode, Margon...