World

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
In a "rapidly urbanizing world," the poorest mothers and children living in urban centers—in developing countries and Western nations alike—face similar obstacles and high risk of death, a new report by Save the Children has found. State of the World's Mothers: The Urban Disadvantage , published Monday, details the hardships faced by impoverished...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Privacy rights and open internet advocates are sounding the alarm after...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order Alfred De Zayas. (Photo: UN/Amanda Voisard)
A United Nations official has called for a moratorium on secret negotiations...

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To brighten your day, here's video from Bernie Sanders' first amiable, upbeat campaign event, a house party in Manchester, N.H. where people seem some happy to be there. Sanders says he has already pledged 175,000 volunteers and raised over $1.5 million, mostly from small donors giving about 40 bucks. Fresh breeze. From Facebook: "This country needs you."