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In December

22-29 December 2019

French Executives Found Responsible for 35 Employees' Deaths by Suicide

Three men were convicted of "collective moral harassment" for creating a work environment specifically designed to get employees out "by the window or the door."

vice (LINK)

Edward Snowden's profits from memoir must go to US government, judge rules

The Guardian, U.K. (LINK)

The small cost to end child mining is not a price Big Tech is willing to pay

digitaltrends (LINK)

The 20 best documentaries of the 2010s

vox (LINK)

13-21 December 2019 (LINK)

UN chief calls climate summit a 'lost opportunity' 16 December 2019

How irresponsible agriculture has poisoned Spain's water resources 18 December 2019

The Biggest Junk Science of 2019 17 December 2019

Negotiations at Red Cross conference shrouded in global politics 13 December 2019

Refugees or hijackers? Teenagers charged with terrorism in Malta 17 December 2019

Lawsuit Raises Questions About Rick Perry's Role in Ukraine's Energy Sector 17 December 2019

Why is it so damn hard to make a climate crisis-friendly plastic? 17 December 2019

The 20 best documentaries of the 2010s 17 December 2019

U.K. General Election 2019, fact checked 13 December 2019

A bad week for the Nobel Prize 13 December 2019

Farewell to the immense, disappointing Newseum 14 December 2019

1 December– 12 December 2019 (LINK)

Trade restrictions by WTO members at historically high levels

EU to give themselves new powers after WTO deadlock

WTO chief: 'Months' needed to fix disputes body

U.S.-China trade deal hopes boost US stocks in early trading

Refinitiv deployed filter to block Reuters reports as Hong Kong protests raged

Afghanistan's aid workers become a target as instability grows

The Afghanistan Papers: A secret history of the war

U.S. Senate passes resolution to formally 'commemorate the Armenian Genocide'

New ECB head Christine Lagarde sees euro zone slowdown bottoming out

GESDA foundation matches CHF 3 million public funding with private donor

Donald Trump Jr. Denounced for Killing Rare Sheep in Mongolia

Feminists deface Geneva Old Town café haunt of the far-right

How randomised trials became big in development economics

'Alternative Nobel Prize' Laureates presented award in Stockholm

Joint Inspection Unit elects its chair and vice-chair for 2020

Fighting corruption: who does best

Seven Jobs That AI Could Replace by 2030

Germany just got a universal basic income, and nobody noticed

Lausanne ranked world's best small city

Oxfam: Every two seconds climate change forces a person from their home

Malta's prime minister to resign amid investigation of a journalist's killing

Harvey Weinstein reaches tentative $25 million settlement

Saudi quietly scraps requirement for gender segregation in restaurants

The Elon Musk 'pedo guy' verdict shows Twitter and the courts don't prioritize the truth

More Than 500 Legal Scholars Say Trump Committed Impeachable Acts

AP Fact Check: Trump's Ukraine defense at odds with facts

Nearly half a million children bear brunt of eastern Ukraine conflict: UNICEF

Nestlé cannot claim bottled water is 'essential public service', court rules

UNECE launches Knowledge Hub on Statistics for SDGs to support evidence-driven policies

Bougainville referendum: region votes overwhelmingly for independence from Papua New Guinea

November news (LINK)