August 15, 2012 /
Dam building, melting glaciers and increased flooding are just some of the threats to the Tibetan people of north Sichuan. In the town of Blackwater, these threats are becoming all too real.
August 9, 2012 /
James Whitlow Delano travels to Bensdorp, a boomtown in Suriname, home to the indigenous Ndyuka, Brazilian prospectors and Chinese merchants. Gold is the preferred currency here.
August 1, 2012 /
What are the implications of rising temperatures for the glaciers of the Tibetan Plateau—a region that feeds Asia's mightiest rivers and provides water for a billion people?
August 1, 2012
Rising temperatures on the Tibetan Plateau in western China are causing melting glaciers and environmental degradation, threatening the vulnerable communities that inhabit the roof of the world.
June 8, 2012
Pulitzer Center Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights this week's reporting from China to Nicaragua.
June 2, 2012 /
The Globe and Mail
Zhang Zhiru, one of China's "barefoot lawyers," works to protect migrant workers from abuses by unscrupulous factory bosses.
May 4, 2012
Pulitzer Center Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights this week's reporting on the military coup in Mali's capital, Bamako and the feature on the families of China's migrant factory workers.
May 4, 2012 /
The high cost of China's economic miracle: A generation of children left behind when parents work in factories hundreds of miles from home.
May 4, 2012 /
Chinese families are migrating to Suriname in large numbers—incurring debts, working for low wages. Will this new trend and their indentured labor signal a shift in the Americas' balance of power?
May 2, 2012 /
Breakneck growth has created China's economic miracle. But will the destruction of families prove to be too high a cost?