2020 saw a spike in the murders of environmental activists in Latin America by criminal organizations, paramilitary groups, and sometimes governments themselves. Governments largely do not take action against these perpetrators.
Japan is one of few countries whose economic policy officially encourages firms to adopt a four-day work week. Why is a country known for long working hours adopting a progressive policy, and could it be an antidote to Japan’s unique labor issues?
by Yulina Goto