Archives

bokoharam1

Why #BringBackOurGirls has lost momentum

Video

The cause to rescue hundreds of female students, abducted by militant Islamist group Boko Haram last spring, has faded for nearly all but a small group. Continue reading

Boko HaramNigeriasocial studiesWorld
Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovych re

How should the U.S. react to Russia-Ukraine battles?

Video

The newest clashes in Ukraine between its military and pro-Russian separatists have brought questions over whether the U.S. should provide greater military support. Continue reading

social studieswarWorldWorld & Geography
Jordan's King Abdullah arrives to meet with members of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

Execution of Jordanian pilot draws outrage

Video

The violent militant group the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) released a video this week showing the gruesome execution of a Jordanian military pilot, drawing criticism and anger across the Middle East. Continue reading

ISILsocial studiesWorld
greate

Egypt frees Al Jazeera journalist after 400 days in jail

Video

Egypt has freed one of three Al Jazeera journalists who had been jailed for over a year on charges of aiding the Muslim Brotherhood, an Islamist group that is banned in Egypt. Continue reading

Journalismsocial studiesWorldWorld & Geography
language

What happens when a language dies?

Video

Experts predict more than 3,000 languages will disappear by the end of the century. Continue reading

English & Language Artssocial studiesWorldWorld & Geography

Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.

RSS Content

Tooltip of RSS content 3