Topic: Rutgers University
Brazil's President-elect Dilma Rousseff is the latest in a power surge of women in global leadership positions.
11/13/2010 03:00 pm
At least eight Republican women are newly elected to the House, and one to the Senate. Four GOP women won their governor's races. But the overall picture for women in Congress is less rosy.
11/05/2010 06:17 pm
Health-care reform is in the cross hairs of House Republicans, who are regaining control of the House. They vow to repeal or dismantle the legislation.
11/03/2010 05:29 pm
Clint McCance, a school board member in Arkansas, resigns after posting 'hateful' comments about gays on Facebook. But the episode speaks to a deeper clash over gay rights in the rural South.
10/29/2010 07:55 pm
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Medellín is seen as a success story of former President Álvaro Uribe, whose successor faces a crucial test amid the resurgence in drug war violence.
10/25/2010 05:04 pm
As NPR's Juan Williams learned when he was fired Thursday for comments that were taken to be anti-Muslim, the axe is swift to fall when media personalities speak out on controversial topics. Here is his story and those of five others recently ousted for voicing unpopular views.
10/21/2010 04:13 pm
A popular new film and a tragic suicide remind the Monitor's language columnist how the power of communications technologies needs to be tempered with humane values.
10/21/2010 03:55 pm
Hillary Clinton is supportive of gay teenagers who are suffering from bullying in a YouTube video released on Tuesday. Secretary Clinton says she is grateful for the contributions gays, lesbians and transgenders make to the US State Department.
10/20/2010 02:35 pm
Third-party candidates with 'tea party' support stand to siphon votes from Republicans in as many as 20 House races.
10/13/2010 02:05 pm