Oil Not All That Fuels Kuwait’s Riches

September 25, 2009, 10:01 pm

Kuwait's riches rest not only on oil, but on the exploitation of imported labor.

The Inequities of Food

July 26, 2009, 6:18 pm

Will our own farm subsidies render the $20 billion, pledged to help farmers in developing countries, essentially useless?

Female Suicides a Tragic Part of Today’s China

June 30, 2009, 1:45 pm

One million women in China attempt suicide each year, with most of the attempts occurring in rural areas.

A Bloody History Waits to Repeat Itself

May 1, 2009, 4:01 pm

‘Africa's World War,' the battle for coltan, killed more than five million people.

Finding Happiness Where You Least Expect It

March 26, 2009, 6:07 pm

After succeeding as a high-powered stock trader, Adam Rapp decided to start a business selling T-shirts.

Legalized Human Rights Abuses

January 27, 2009, 11:22 pm

Chris Mallinos discusses the challenge of continued rights abuses, often tolerated by Western democracies

In Other News: Remittances Make Difference for World’s Poor

December 28, 2008, 6:28 am

There is one kind of shop that seems to thrive in the chaos that is in Somalia: money transfers agencies.

In Other News: Dowry Deaths Part of a Larger Problem

December 2, 2008, 2:12 pm

According to India's National Crime Bureau, there were more than 7600 dowry deaths in 2006 alone. That's one every 77 minutes.

In Other News: Renewed Assault on Malaria Will Save Millions

November 13, 2008, 9:56 pm

After years of death and despair, opportunity has finally begun knocking at the door of malaria eradication.

In Other News: Apologies, Reparations, and Redemption

September 23, 2008, 3:03 pm

Few words can send more shivers down the collective spines of politicians and diplomats alike, than “We're sorry.”


Selected Topics from The Epoch Times

Claire Suarez