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Rainbow flags hang outside of the Stonewall Inn.

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The Legacy of the Stonewall Riots

Ahead of the Stonewall riots' 50th anniversary, we spoke with SIS professor Naomi Moland to learn more about the impact of this historic event and the current state of LGBT+ rights movements across the globe.
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To Tackle Major Issues, Europe’s Fractious New Parliament Will Have to Work Together

The European Parliament is more fragmented than ever in its history, which could lead to legislative paralysis.
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A Border Communities Against Brexit sign on the side of a road.

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Brexit Is a Rejection of the Good Friday Agreement for Peace in Northern Ireland

SIS professor Carolyn Gallaher and SPA professor Kimberly Cowell-Meyers examine days of parliamentary debate to learn how British MPs talk about the 'Irish backstop' and maintaining peace in Northern Ireland.
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Benny Gantz and Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu

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The Generals Who Challenged Netanyahu Ran a Campaign Largely Devoid of Substance

They wanted to oust Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu in Tuesday's election, but the failure of three centrist generals to talk about key issues may have made Netanyahu the apparent winner.
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A woman looks at a figure through a gate.

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Migrants’ Stories: Why They Flee

Thousands of Central American migrants are trying to cross the U.S. southern border. One scholar followed their paths to find out why they make the dangerous, sometimes deadly, journey.
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A woman walks in front of a mural in Tehran.

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40 Years Later: Iran after the Islamic Revolution

This year marks 40 years since the rise of the Islamic Republic. How have the effects of the Islamic Revolution impacted modern-day Iran?
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The flag of NATO.

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Seventy Years On, Does NATO Still Matter?

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the signing of the North Atlantic Treaty. We asked SIS professors if NATO still matters, and why.
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The flag of the United Kingdom.

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Three Days, Three Key Votes – and No End in Sight for Brexit

Three scholars react to the spectacle, finger-pointing and long-term harms of the stalemate in British Parliament.
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How Women Wage War

Professor Jessica Trisko Darden shares a short history of the role women play in war, including: Islamic State brides, Nazi guards, and FARC insurgents.
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Cody Ragonese (SIS BA ’14) beside two BRO campers.

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Masculinity and Men’s Health

According to Cody Ragonese (SIS BA ’14), at different ages and income levels all around the world, behaviors perceived as masculine have an impact on the health of boys and men—and they’re rarely positive.
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