A Coup Puts Tunisia in Political Crisis

On July 25th, Tunisian President Kais Saied fired the prime minister, dismissed parliament, and assumed dictatorial powers. This was a self-coup in which the President invoked an emergency clause in the constit...

Kashmir is on the Brink

In March 2020, when countries around the world started imposing COVID-19 lockdowns Kashmir was just emerging from a lockdown of its own. Several months prior, in August 2019 the government of India revoked th...

Why Femicide is on the Rise in Mexico

Unique among countries in the world, Mexico considers Femicide as a crime distinct from homicide. Simply put, Femicide -- which is sometimes referred to as "feminicide"--  is the crime of murdering a woman or...