November 14, 2014 / PRI's The World by Ari Daniel

Rainey lives in Lebanon, a country that will never give her citizenship. Her parents are Sri Lankan, but she was born in Beirut. And now, Lebanon may ask her to leave the only home she’s ever known.

November 14, 2014 / Quartz by Misha Friedman

Intravenous drug users in Russian-annexed Crimea experience the effects of the transition. The substitution therapy they once relied upon is illegal under Russian law.

November 12, 2014 / PRI's The World by Ari Daniel

Ryan and Noor are best friends, and they live in Beirut. Ryan belongs to a religious sect called the Druze, and Noor is a Sunni Muslim. They agree that in Lebanon, they are an unlikely match.

November 11, 2014 / PRI's The World by Ari Daniel

Ahmad wants to be a basketball star when he grows up. For now, he's working toward his unlikely goal thanks to a Lebanese NGO that believes such dreams are important for disadvantaged children.

November 11, 2014 / Untold Stories by Misha Friedman

With Russia annexing Crimea, life has changed for everyone in the LGBT community. Some have left Crimea, while others are adjusting to the new realities of homophobic Russia.

November 11, 2014 / PRI's The World by Ari Daniel

Karen and her family once lived a happy life in Syria. But when the civil war arrived, they fled to Lebanon with little more than a few suitcases, and their two-week stay has now lasted two years.

November 9, 2014 / The New Yorker by Jenna Krajeski

A fragile peace between Turkey and its Kurdish population is being tested by the ongoing conflict in Kobani, which is fueling Kurdish national mobilizations.

November 3, 2014 / The New York Review of Books by Richard Bernstein

Is Thailand, a reliable US ally known for its stability, heading into extraordinary political crisis?

October 30, 2014 / Business Insider by Jeremy Relph, Dominic Bracco II

"In an effort to understand what life is like in the world's murder capital, we spent two weeks in San Pedro Sula. We found a city in crisis, but also a place steeped in hope...."

October 24, 2014 / Untold Stories by James Harkin

Propaganda images of children at ISIS facilities and children in ISIS dawah (outreach) projects in ISIS-controlled areas of Syria and Iraq.

October 22, 2014 / Foreign Policy by Meghan Dhaliwal

This is what dismantling 10 years of war in Afghanistan looks like.

October 22, 2014 / Foreign Policy by Meg Jones

Thirteen years after Wisconsin’s 829th Engineer Co. deployed to build Afghanistan’s war infrastructure, they’re back to tear it apart and take it home.