Tunisians voted to elect a new president on Sunday, bringing full circle the democratic aspirations first articulated in the Arab Spring revolutions of 2011.
American Neha Gupta, 18, was awarded the International Children’s Peace Prize in The Hague on Tuesday. TRNS correspondent Luke Vargas recaps the ceremony.
TRNS spoke with the 2014 prize winner in The Hague to discuss children, technology, the failings of the traditional model of charity.
TRNS’ on-the-ground perspective of early Sunday morning’s unrest in Ferguson.
Five hours before the curfew was set to go into effect, police appear to have blocked off Ferguson’s main strip.
The report was met with both skepticism and safety concerns.
‘The good will gained last night has now been lost with the release of the new police report’ about Michael Brown, says TRNS correspondent Justin Duckham.
TRNS’ Justin Duckham is on the ground in Ferguson, Missouri to cover the developments.
The move didn’t sway many opinions of the events leading up to Brown’s death however, as many said the officer didn’t have the right to shoot Brown simply because he was a robbery suspect.