April 24, 2014 / Untold Stories
Misha Friedman
Sochi's Cabaret Mayak, a popular hangout for both gay and straight, enjoyed the limelight through the Sochi Winter Olympics.
March 28, 2014 / Untold Stories
Alyssa Howard
As Crimea officially joins Russia, international observers shift their attention to the future of Ukraine.
March 10, 2014 /
Tom Hundley
The crisis in Crimea has triggered a state of high dudgeon among the political classes here in Washington.
August 16, 2013 / Le Monde
Olivier Truc, Yves Eudes
Residents of Teriberka, in Russia's far north, are weary of empty buildings and empty promises.
August 13, 2013
Tom Hundley
Do the Chinese really want to build a luxury resort and golf course in a remote corner of northern Iceland?
August 12, 2013 / Le Monde
Yves Eudes
The Eskimos of Alaska and Russia share common heritage, customs and family ties—and thanks to new U.S./Russia initiatives are beginning to venture across the narrow Bering Strait.
August 9, 2013
Yves Eudes
Le Monde journalist Yves Eudes discusses his six-part reporting project on climate change in the Arctic.
August 7, 2013
Gregory Gilderman
Gregory Gilderman has reported on heroin addiction in the United States, but found a far more desperate situation in Russia.
July 30, 2013
Yves Eudes, Olivier Truc
Global warming is happening faster around the Arctic Ocean than anywhere else. To adjust to this new climate, local communities must change the way they live and work – for better and for worse.
July 18, 2013 / The National Interest
Marvin Kalb
There has been much talk of parallels between two celebrated "whistleblowers," Edward Snowden and Daniel Ellsberg. What may be more striking are the differences, both in circumstance and actions.
July 15, 2013 / Untold Stories
Misha Friedman
A day in the life of Valery, an HIV-positive former intravenous drug user who is trying to rebuild his life after spending eight years behind bars.
July 8, 2013
Tom Hundley
The best journalism takes time — time to report, time to write. We urge you to take time to read two examples of long-form magazine journalism of the highest order.
July 6, 2013 / The Daily Beast
Misha Friedman
Millions of unnecessary deaths may result from Russia's refusal to implement accepted AIDS prevention and harm-reduction measures.