Fair Observer

Fair Observer is a US-based nonprofit media organization that aims to inform and educate global citizens of today and tomorrow. We provide context, analysis and multiple perspectives on world news, politics, economics, business and culture. Our online journal is recognized by the US Library of Congress with International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) 2372-9112. We have a crowdsourced journalism model that combines a wide funnel with a strong filter. This means that while anyone can write for us, every article we publish has to meet our editorial guidelines. Already, we have more than 1,700 contributors from over 50 countries, including former prime ministers and Nobel laureates, leading academics and eminent professionals, journalists and students.

Holi Explained

Mar 28, 2021

This year, Holi takes place during a global pandemic. This highly-social festival of colors is fast becoming popular around the world. So, what is the festival all about?

In Conversation With General David Petraeus

Mar 22, 2021

General David Petraeus, the former CIA director, lays out his vision for US foreign policy, identifying the key threats to world order and how America and its allies can tackle them head on.

The Case for Digital Education

Feb 18, 2021

Journalist and educator Esther Wojcicki explains how the pandemic has disrupted traditional teaching methods — and why that’s good for children.

The Electrification of Everything

Jan 19, 2021

Tech titan Steve Westly presents his case for clean technology. Can it jump-start the global economy and help prevent climate change?

Is Another 9/11 Inevitable?

Dec 08, 2020

FO Live asks if another mass casualty terrorist attack is inevitable. What drives terrorism in the 21st century? And is there a solution to this phenomenon?

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