While the entirely avoidable chaos unfolding in Western democracies sucks up all the oxygen, something important is happening in one of Chinaâ€™s purchased pearls.
If not, it risks complicity in rights violations by providing the very tools that can be used commit those reprehensible acts.
Globally, preterm birth is the leading cause of death for children under five, according to the World Health Organization.
This weekâ€™s midterm-results recount is dÃ©jÃ vu for some observers of the stateâ€™s 2000 presidential-election recount. As one political aide who was there recounts: â€˜PTSD. Thank you.â€™
This year fentanyl was a hot topic for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime annual visit Canada to make sure its work is part of Global Affairsâ€™ planning.