Popular Views about Islam and Politics in the Arab World (PDF)
From Morocco to Yemen, people have taken to the streets to demand a democratic alternative to the prevailing political and economic order.
Sudan’s Secession and the Future Ahead: A Conversation with Professor Amal Hassan Fadlalla (PDF)
On July 9, 2011, Sudan, Africa’s largest country, split into two nations.
The Recent Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Unions in Brazil: A Historical Perspective (PDF)
On May 5, 2011, Brazil became the sixth Latin American nation to recognize same- sex couples’ right to form civil unions.
Women and the Arab Spring: Human Rights from the Ground Up (PDF)
The Egyptian revolution revealed how women in Egypt are redefining the most crucial human rights issues which impact their lives.
International Internship — Six Weeks in an Ecuadorian Maternity Clinic (PDF)
U-M sophomore Brooke Bidwell traveled to Ecuador to participate in a medical internship. The experience was pivotal in shaping her future plans.
International Internship: Soroptimist International of Europe (PDF)
U-M junior Rachael Hancock interned with Geneva-based Soroptimist International. The organization aims to empower women.