October 20, 2014 /
Misha Friedman
The Crimean Peninsula’s annexation by Russia means a return to the shadows for LGBT people who now face public prosecution.
October 20, 2014 / Untold Stories
Michelle Ferng
Older adults in Peru carry a disproportionate burden of disease yet they are least likely to receive appropriate quality care.
October 17, 2014 / Des Moines Register
Lynn Hicks, Rodney White
"Locally grown," can be a hard sell when the Chinese government admits that nearly 20 percent of the nation's soils are polluted.
September 23, 2014 / Untold Stories
Larry C. Price
In Indonesia, illegal dredging operations damage the environment and poison the food chain. For one mountain village, it may be too late.
September 22, 2014
Tom Hundley
After more than 20 years living in camps in Nepal, Bhutanese refugees are resettling around the world. Will their cultural identity be left behind?
September 22, 2014
Lauren Shepherd, Micah Fink
Filmmaker discusses his approach to making award-winning documentary, "The Abominable Crime."
September 22, 2014 / Untold Stories
Selin Thomas
A privately run school for Syrian children, psychologically traumatized or developmentally delayed, will close next month due to lack of funding.
September 22, 2014 / Outrage and Inspire
Roger Thurow
The Chicago Council launches a new multi-part video series on Roger Thurow's The Last Hunger Season.
September 18, 2014
Michelle Goldberg
Do bans on buying sex work? Or is it better to legalize everything? Journalist Michelle Goldberg traveled to Europe to find out.
September 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
Misha Friedman
Crimean officials ramp up homophobic rhetoric.
September 16, 2014 / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Moriah Balingit, Julia Rendleman
Bhutanese refugees stuck in refugee camps in Nepal long to be re-united with their families in the United States.
September 16, 2014 / Newsweek
James Harkin
Since the first week of July, Kobani has been under intense attack on all fronts. Though the results of the campaign are inconclusive, it’s clear that the Islamists are making incremental gains.
September 15, 2014
Tom Hundley, Samuel Loewenberg
In Uganda, only 30 percent of the population has access to improved sanitation. It will take innovative solutions to help a country harmed by its own waste.

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