What Kenya can teach its neighbors — and the US — about improving the lives of the “unbanked”

What Kenya can teach its neighbors — and the US — about improving the lives of the “unbanked”

In a rural village in Kenya, a woman sets out to do her food shopping for the day. She needs cash before she heads to the market, but the nearest bank would be several days’ walk. Instead, she takes out her phone and texts a…

How K-pop fans are weaponizing the internet for Black Lives Matter

How K-pop fans are weaponizing the internet for Black Lives Matter

It was a good week in the media for K-pop fans. After days of pushing for social media support for the Black Lives Matter movement, fans around the world went viral and won mainstream media coverage for their use of K-pop fan cams to block…

The Black lives that don’t make headlines still matter 

The Black lives that don’t make headlines still matter 

On August 31, Dijon Kizzee, a Black man, was shot and killed as he fled from police in Los Angeles, California. On September 2, new video emerged of Daniel Prude, a Black man, being suffocated with a “spit hood” by police in Rochester, New York,…

Inside insane lives of world's richest royal family worth more than £1trillion

Inside insane lives of world's richest royal family worth more than £1trillion

The British monarchy is arguably one of the wealthiest royal families in the world with an estimated fortune of £ 68 billion – but is only number five on the world list. The Queen was believed to have personal wealth of £ 425 million in…