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Human trafficking still exists, yet receives little attention, panelists say

More people are enslaved around the world than ever before, panelists said Thursday night in a lecture at the Boston Public Library in Copley Square.

China strikes back against Google?s censorship defiance

The Chinese government retaliated Tuesday after search giant Google made the decision to stop censoring search results in China by redirecting users to an uncensored version of their website based in Hong Kong.

Google to stop censoring in China

Google announced Monday that it will stop censoring search results in China, setting up a confrontation with the country’s strict regime.

Global warming complicates Arctic oil disputes

Boston University graduate student Sean Mackay said he witnessed global warming first-hand last summer when he sailed around the west coast of Greenland and visited Inuit communities.

As Greece’s economy hangs in the balance, BU students watch with concern

The economic crisis plaguing the United States is widespread, affecting prosperous and poor countries alike. Greece has been hit particularly hard by the financial situation, and many, including Greek natives on Boston University’s campus, are now bracing for the consequences if the plight is not remedied soon.