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Ivanka Trump Draws Criticism For Tone-Deaf Photo With Son Amid Missing Migrant Children Crisis

Not a good look for Ivanka Trump… Reports surfaced this week that her father Donald Trump‘s presidential administration has completely lost track of 1,500 migrant children who entered the country with their parents and families across the Mexican border. And while that alone is drawing scorn from all corners of American life, Ivanka made things(…)

The UN Security Council solve the Rohingya crisis, How Arabs can avoid an Israel-Iran war, Windrush scandal sparks soul searching among black Tories, Nicaragua upheaval a warning about changing presidential term limits, Global press freedom worsens

A roundup of global commentary for the May 14, 2018 weekly magazine. Christian Science Monitor | All Stories

Myanmar Is Widening Its Crackdown on Reporters Covering the Rohingya Crisis

Two Reuters reporters covering military operations against Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslim minority were returned to jail Tuesday after another court appearance in a controversial “official secrets” trial. Their fourth hearing comes a day after state officials threatened to sue the Associated Press over a story exposing mass graves, deepening concerns about a crackdown on the nation’s(…)