Photographer Yana Paskova, who grew up in communist Bulgaria, is attuned to the echoes and shadows of her own childhood in today's Cuba.
Twenty years after a genocide devastated the country, Rwanda has made a remarkable recovery and a new generation sees entrepreneurship, empowered by technology, as its patriotic duty.
“All social activists meet a similar end, so there’s no way to avoid it. Go to jail for life, or be killed. Two fates.” Miguel Ángel Jiménez Blanco ended up dead.
For Miguel Angel Jiménez Blanco, Mexican political activist and organizer, all social fighters have a similar end: Go to jail or be killed. Two fates. On August 8, one was chosen for him.
Meet the mobsters who run the show in one of the world's deadliest cities.
Yana Paskova witnessed communist Bulgaria's transition to capitalism after the fall of the Berlin Wall. Now, she chronicles Cuba's recent slow evolution, noting parallels to her own youth.
In 2009, Sri Lanka's Tamil minority suffered terrible crimes at the hands of the Sri Lankan government. Now, photographic and video evidence is surfacing.
One year after ISIS swept into Yazidi villages, sparking an international outcry and escalating U.S. involvement in the war against the radical, Iraq’s Yazidi community is still in crisis.
The exodus of refugees fleeing Syria has not abated. Meanwhile, the international community has not kept up with the pressing needs of helpless millions.
Cuban government supporters call her a "mercenary," but Arelys Blanco, 22, says she's only fighting for a free Cuba. "I'm a girl who has never agreed with the regime that's running this country."
Mexicans increasingly turn to technology—ranging from a simple cellphone to anonymous whistleblower websites—to fight their country's history of corruption and tainted elections.
A group portrait of the generation of Guyanese leaders whose task it was not to oust the colonizer, but to contend with what came after.
"We will illuminate dark places and, with a deep sense of responsibility, interpret these troubled times."
JOSEPH PULITZER III (1913-1993)