The digital revolution is transforming ideological extremism in ways that make extremist ideas more widely accessible, visible, and potentially more relatable and palatable. Yet, digital technologies are also an indispensable part of the solution to what is emerging as a growing problem for liberal democracy.
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Bangladesh, a riverine delta land, is one of the most vulnerable countries to climate change. Climate disasters disproportionately affect women in Bangladesh by increasing their burden of work in the private and public spheres, by displacing them and their families from rural areas, and by worsening access to reproductive and other health care.
On 11 September 2022, Sweden held general elections to elect the 349 members of the Riksdag, the national legislative assembly. The election was a victory for the opposition alliance of three centre-right parties and the right-populist, anti-immigration Sweden Democrats party, which gained substantial support.
His Kingdom has finally come, but how will Charles III manage it? An arch monarchist from the English shires, an Irish nationalist steeped in Fenian history, or an Australian frustrated by lack of progress towards a republic were all agreed this week on one thing - Queen Elizabeth II will be a hard act to follow.