A Conversation on Child Marriage With Amnesty International

April 29, 2016

In this edition of The Interview, Fair Observer talks to Kaitlyn Denzler, a women’s rights campaigner at Amnesty International USA. Child marriage is on the decline, but it is a slow progress. There are currently 700 million women living today who were married before their 18th birthday—or...

World in 60: Tension in Burkina Faso

November 01, 2014

The World in 60 rounds up the news from around the globe in one minute. People expect to have news from around the world at their fingertips, but there isn’t always time. This is why Arlington Public News introduced World in 60 in July 2014. The show has quickly become one of the most...

May-December Politics in Sub-Saharan Africa

February 05, 2014

Africa must ensure that youth have an opportunity to engage in all aspects of society. In 2009, African leaders met in Addis Ababa to declare 2009-2018 as the "African Youth Decade." Despite rhetoric promising to mobilize resources to help spur human development and curb unemployment,...