Protecting academics in the post-truth era

Protecting academics in the post-truth era

Scholars At Risk protects academics, artists, writers, and other intellectuals threatened in their home countries, writes Hiram Moylan Freedom of speech has been a controversial topic in recent times. As a basic human right, it offers a voice to minorities and critics...
Conflict increases humanitarian need in Yemen

Conflict increases humanitarian need in Yemen

Thamil Ananthavinayagan draws our attention to the civil war and increasing humanitarian need unfolding in Yemen. While the ferocious war in Syria casts its long and dark shadow, another human catastrophe is unfolding and goes largely unnoticed by popular discourse:...
Keeping peace through neutrality

Keeping peace through neutrality

On International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, Michael Healy speaks with Captain Noel Carey, formerly of A Company of the 35th Infantry Battalion, Óglaigh na hÉireann about his peacekeeping experience and the future of Irish neutrality. Capt. Carey was deployed...