Kevin Watkins

Stopping the war on children

THE HAGUE – Over a century after its construction, the Peace Palace in The Hague – home to the International Court of Justice, the Permanent Court of Arbitration, The Hague Academy of International Law, and the Peace Palace Library – stands as a monument to the soaring ambition...

Thursday, May 16, 2019, 12:00 AM

The Asset we cannot afford to neglect

London – “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest,” wrote Benjamin Franklin. A fervent advocate for public education, and a founder of libraries, schools, and the University of Pennsylvania, Franklin viewed education as the foundation of human progress. If he were alive...

Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 5:00 AM