On this episode of REACT News, Gowtham Asokan sits down with India's previous Justice Minister, Kapil Sibal, to talk about the growing intolerance following the election of Modi's BJP. Will centuries of pluralistic discourse and democratic norms that shaped modern India stand this assault?
Amid the recent economic crisis in Egypt, members of the LGBT community have been fearing for their safety as the Egyptian government has been cracking down on its non-secular agenda of ridding the country of LGBT individuals. Could this be the result of pressures from non-secular neighbors or simply an effort by the government to gain control of the already fragile nation? Gowtham Asokan and Max Ari Stern tackle this complex issue in this weeks episode of REACT News.
The Nordic region is well-known as home to some of the most successful and happiest countries in the world, and there must be a reason why. Anchors Raina Kadavil and Elizabeth Burke joined Danish Ambassador to the United States, Ambassador Lars Gert Lose, to discuss the progressive strides that Denmark is taking in the transition toward a sustainable energy and how Denmark envisions its future in the European Union.
What's the real Earth-killer and climate change-causer? It's bigger than deforestation, pollution, and driving cars. It's abusive to animals, and bad for your own health. It's beef.
In this week's episode of REACT News we explore the repercussions of Trump's election. Caroline Giovannuci is President of the BU college Republicans and presents her take on the election, being a republican on a college campus, and the future of the GOP.
A discussion from the International Affairs Association's weekly Global Insights meetings. This featured episode is titled "The Fate of American Foreign Policy" discussing the potential changes in international affairs following the election of U.S. President Donald J. Trump.
REACT News interviews Ambassador Paul Hare, the former British ambassador to Cuba, on the recent changes in U.S.-Cuban relations and his projections for the future.
Timmy Global Health expands access to healthcare and empowers students and volunteers to tackle today's most pressing global health challenges. To achieve this goal, Timmy sends medical service teams to support the work of international partner organizations and channels financial, medical, and human resources to community based health and development projects.
In the wake of one of the worst refugee crises of modern times, the influx of displaced peoples from genocide-stricken areas like Syria end up concentrated in urban areas for a variety of reasons such as opportunity, resources, and culture.
The world often overlooks Africa in discussions of progress, both good and bad. Since the age of imperialism, many African nations have fallen behind in the game of industrialization and modernization; luckily, this is quickly changing. But despite the bridges that many nations are quickly crossing, the challenges they continue to face are many.