global politics


Why Empathy Is Dangerous

Yale psychologist Professor Paul Bloom tells us why empathy can lead to war, manipulation and "stupid decisions".


What You Can Learn About a Country from the Faces of Its Leaders

A striking reality hit artist Guney Soykan when he made one face out of the portraits of heads of state from the past 50 years.


Is Britain's Pro-Gay Foreign Policy Actually Helping Global LGBTI Community?

I talked to human rights campaigners to discuss the good and the bad of the UK's attempts to tackle homophobia around the world.