Since the early 2000s, hundreds of refugee children in Sweden have developed a baffling condition known as uppgivenhetssyndrom, or resignation syndrome. When faced with impending deportation, patients fall into a coma-like state. So far, the most effective treatment has…
COVID-19 Isn't Political; Its Response Shouldn't Be Politicized
January 25, 2021
A year after the first COVID-19 case was reported in Wuhan, China, few countries have fully contained the disease. Those that have share few, if any, political similarities.
Against the Global Gag Rule
July 13, 2017
Hitting back against the “global gag rule”—which prevents US tax dollars from funding overseas groups that discuss abortion or advocate abortion rights—Swedish development agency Sida announced it won’t fund organizations that follow the gag rule.