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Poor Women Of Color Bear The Brunt Of Zika Burden In Brazil
More than 2,000 babies in Brazil have birth defects associated with Zika.
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Why Are We Still Not Really Talking About Roman Polanski?
By Marine Chassagnon, HuffPost France
"It’s strange that this is something we only tolerate in artists.”
An Open Letter To Prime Minister Abe: I Hope You Remain Committed To Reconciliation
Ari Beser is a Fulbright National Geographic Digital Storytell...
I believe you are committed to peace, but I also believe these historic visits must be followed by policies that reflect them. I hope you stay committed to reconciliation. As you said, "the calamity of war must not be repeated."
This Is How Two Presidents Were Removed From Power This Year
Although it is still early to draw solid conclusions about South Korean politics, the country's general mood is one of satisfaction, unlike in Brazil, where there is sizeable opposition to the impeachment.
This Is Why I Won't Stop Going To Christmas Markets In Berlin
Political journalist, HuffPost Germany
No, damn it, I'm not injured, but I'm far from being okay. We have to do something to combat all this hate before it swallows our world whole.
We Should Respond To The Berlin Truck Attack With Greater Unity
Kapitän Stefan Schmidt
German captain and the refugee commissioner for the state of S...
But those who play with these fears and fan the flames of hate render themselves accomplices to the attackers.
Dear Berlin, You Can't Die Now
German Muslim, poet and thinker
Berlin, you can't die now. Because without your love fear would tear the heart in two. Fear of Christmas markets. Fear of anyone that speaks Arabic. Fear of riding the subway alone at night in a head scarf.
Labour Rights In Greece Must Rise To Meet The European Standard
Minister of Labour, Social Security and Social Solidarity
Greece may no longer dominate the headlines, but right now, in this country, a crucial battle is taking place for the future of the European social model. This battle concerns collective bargaining.
This Artist's Sexist And Misogynist Lyrics Should Make Everyone Sick
Visual artist and activist
Our character faces a tremendous conflict: Which of the girls does he stay with? They all please him sexually and what more can a woman really offer? It goes without saying that the women don't have a choice, but will accept whatever decision he makes.
Italy's Referendum Should Be A Wake-Up Call For Europe
Gianni Del Vecchio
Editor in Chief, The Huffington Post Italy
The most important message of this referendum is that Italians are angry with their politicians. As we saw during the U.S. elections and the Brexit referendum, citizens have just uttered a loud scream.
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The Children I Teach In Aleppo Inspired Me To Find Joy In Life's Simple Pleasures
Spokesperson, UNICEF Germany
Despite the tragic reality, we try to maintain some semblance of a normal daily life. We're happy at weddings and graduations, and we even run little businesses.
Italy's Referendum Results Have Much Wider Implications Than Renzi's Future
L'Huffington Post Editorial Director
Matteo Renzi is paying for what many had repeatedly pointed out as the Achilles' heel of his government: the lack of a real relationship with the country and the masses.
The Political Future Of France Has Never Been More Uncertain
Editorial Director, Le Huffington Post
The French were clearly angry; the opinion polls gauged the drop in popularity on a daily basis. His adversaries began forming coalitions against him. And a book, which he wanted published despite it being impolitic, finally brought him down.
This Is How Francois Hollande Gradually Fell From Grace
Senior Politics Editor, HuffPost France
To make matters worse, the external shocks, from the military intervention in Mali to the attacks in Paris and Nice, forced François Hollande to constantly rearrange his priorities.
I Attended The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, And I Felt Obese
Journalist, HuffPost France
I thought fashion had opened up to more body types, to more shapes and sizes. But at the Victoria's Secret show, there's wasn't a single "plus size" model on the horizon.
Italy's Upcoming Referendum Could Impact Europe's Future
Blog Editor, The Huffington Post Italy
The mobilization of the undecided voters -- and of Italians abroad -- will be a deciding factor in this game. The only certainty is that on December 5, Europe, Italy and the Democratic party will no longer be the same.
Moroccan Women Shouldn't Be Asked To Camouflage Evidence Of Domestic Violence
Political science student at EGE Rabat
My thoughts are with the Moroccan women who have had the courage to denounce their husbands, and who have not concealed the marks of their beatings, but rather wore them proudly.
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These Aerial Photos Of The U.S.-Mexico Border Show Just How Difficult It Would Be To Build A Wall
By HuffPost Mexico, Teresa Villa
“When you see the border from the air, you understand how absurd the wall is."
Owner Of Paris Bistro Devastated By 2015 Attacks Recorded His Experience In A Book
By HuffPost France, Annabel Benhaiem
"Like a captain on his ship, I was there, I saw everything, all the bodies, all of it."
Vasily Fedosenko / Reuters
French Researchers Want To Know How People Will Remember The 2015 Paris Attacks
By HuffPost France, Marine Le Breton
A decadelong research project seeks to monitor how collective and individual memories form after tragic events.
The Muslim Security Guard Who Stopped A Suicide Bomber Remembers Paris Attacks
By HuffPost France, Claire Digiacomi
"I realized that I didn’t stop just anyone, but a soldier of Daesh,” Salim Toorabally says a year later.
Asia's Biggest Gay Pride Parade In Photos
Despite the cold weather, the flowing sea of rainbow flags warmed Taipei.
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