April 19, 2016 by George Butler, Joseph Schottenfeld

An intimate profile of labor migrants making their way to Russia by train and bracing for—sometimes looking forward to—work and life in Moscow.

March 20, 2016 by Kayli Plotner

More than 20 years after the end of its civil war, El Salvador remains plagued by violence and poverty. Kayli Plotner reports on what has happened to the country's children.

Illustration by Chuck Todd.
January 22, 2016 by Wairimu Michengi

As more Africans risk their lives trying to leave their homelands, people in one area of rural Kenya rely on a woman who has built a career on safely transporting them to Europe.

December 11, 2015 by Marc Herman, Andreea Campeanu

On February 7, 2014, 300 people rushed a fence dividing Morocco from Spain, a rare land border between Europe and Africa. At least 14 died and border police now face charges of murder. Was it?

November 27, 2015 by Betsy Saavedra

Where would you go if you were homeless, and there was no government assistance? In Lima, Peru many are seeking legal titles to homes where their families have lived for decades.

The Centro de Atención al Migrante Retornado in Tegucigalpa. Image by Emily Gogolak. Honduras, 2015.
November 16, 2015 by Emily Gogolak

Women fleeing extreme gang-based and domestic violence seek asylum in United States. Many are detained, deported, and targeted upon return.

October 21, 2015 by Rodrigue Ossebi

Members of the African diaspora in France share many common experiences; discrimination, lack of acceptance, and the struggle to succeed to become educated and full members of society.

October 21, 2015 by Larry Roberts, Rich Lord

Twenty-years after Yitzhak Rabin’s assassination, Israeli society is as divided as ever, and former Pittsburghers now in the Holy Land are on different sides of the schism, reevaluating their dreams.

Image by Lisa Palmer. India, 2015.
October 13, 2015 by Lisa Palmer

What does it take to reconcile the threat of global environmental change with the need to feed a growing population?

From the film by Craig and Brent Renaud. Honduras, 2015.
October 6, 2015 by Renaud Brothers

In 2014, 90,000 unaccompanied minors made the treacherous journey from Central America to the United States. No longer are people simply fleeing poverty, now they are fleeing for their lives.

Image by Tzeli Hadjidimitriou. Greece, 2015.
September 24, 2015 by Jeanne Carstensen

For thousands of refugees, the shores of Lesbos are their first passage into Europe. Can locals cope with the arrival of tens of thousands each month?

July 15, 2015 by Anna Hoffman

A small community of Irish citizens is now responsible for an entire nation's cultural revival.

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