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The 2020 Fragile 15: Behind the FSI Rankings, Lives Upended

Special Report: Tipping Points 2020 This article is part of a special report in collaboration with the 2020 Fragile States Index examining the impact of state fragility on crisis response and prevention. Unsurprisingly, the states ranked at the top of the annual Fragile States Index are also home to some…
bubmag
May 12, 2020
Venezuela

10 things you need to know today: May 9, 2020

SIGN UP FOR'10 things you need to know today' newsletterYour free email newsletter subscription is confirmed. Thank you for subscribing!Sorry, there was a problem. Please check the information entered and try again. 1. Unemployment rate climbs to 14.7 percent The Labor Department on Friday said that 20.5 million jobs were…
bubmag
May 9, 2020
Venezuela

Religious Persecution Around the Globe: A Guide

Religious liberty is the foundation of freedom of conscience. Belief about the transcendent underlies support for any political, social, or economic order. Regimes which bar people from responding to a profound and powerful spiritual call will interfere with any and all individual desires. That is why totalitarian systems, which claim the…
bubmag
May 3, 2020
Venezuela

Venezuela prison riot kills at least 40, including warden

Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.A prison riot in Venezuela has left at least 40 dead and 50 others injured, authorities said this week.Prisoners at the Llanos Penitentiary Center in Guanare demanded that their relatives be allowed to deliver food to…
bubmag
May 3, 2020
Venezuela

Covid-19’s Third Shock Wave: The Global Food Crisis

Many people are already going hungry in the United States; many more will face hunger or starvation in other parts of the world. EDITOR’S NOTE: The Nation believes that helping readers stay informed about the impact of the coronavirus crisis is a form of public service. For that reason, this article,…
bubmag
May 1, 2020
Venezuela

Hillicon Valley: Scammers target stimulus checks | Amazon workers protest changes to paid time off policy | Commerce tightens export controls on military technologies | Lawmakers aim to combat global censorship

Welcome to Hillicon Valley, The Hill's newsletter detailing all you need to know about the tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. If you don’t already, be sure to sign up for our newsletter with this LINK.Welcome! Follow our cyber reporter, Maggie Miller (@magmill95), and tech reporter,…
bubmag
April 28, 2020