December 10, 2014 / GlobalPost
Caryle Murphy
Saudi law dictates that women be legally controlled for their entire lives by a male guardian. Women victimized by their guardians usually find little protection in court.
August 14, 2014 / GlobalPost
Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer
Lake Turkana is the world's biggest desert lake, a vital source of life for humans and animals alike. But its lifeline is about to be cut by a push for development.
July 14, 2014 / GlobalPost
Dan Grossman, Alex MacLean
With government oversight in question and toxins piling up, residents say they are being poisoned and disempowered.
May 23, 2013 / GlobalPost
Aaron Nelsen, Fernando Rodriguez
A three-part series explores what's at stake for Chile's embattled artisan fishermen in the wake of new federal legislation governing one of the largest fishing industries in the world.
April 1, 2013 / GlobalPost
Lauren E. Bohn
From sectarian violence to political marginalization, Egypt' s Coptic Christians are being pushed aside in the Muslim majority.
March 28, 2013 / GlobalPost
Jacob Kushner
In Kinshasa, Africa's fastest-growing city, a new haven for Congo's wealthy burdens some of its poor.
March 28, 2013 / GlobalPost
Jacob Kushner
Subsistence mining is now Congo's largest employment sector—attracting adults and children alike. Chinese investment is driving its growth.
March 5, 2013 / GlobalPost
Jason Berry
Mother Tekla Famiglietti, head of the Bridgettine Order, runs a small empire of hotels, restaurants, and guesthouses around the world. She has left a distinctive imprint at the Vatican.
March 1, 2013 / GlobalPost
Beenish Ahmed
Days after the Delhi gang-rape victim died, a 9-year-old in Pakistan was beaten and raped by three men. In Pakistan, however, no one is talking about it.
February 28, 2013 / GlobalPost
Jason Berry
As Pope Benedict steps down and briefly leaves an empty throne, a conflict over spiritual mission and real estate will pause to await the next pope.
February 27, 2013 / GlobalPost
Jason Berry
Accused of straying from Catholic theology and put under official investigation, tens of thousands of American nuns hope the next pope will end the 'Inquisition.'
December 18, 2012 / GlobalPost, National Catholic Reporter
Jason Berry
Theologian Hans Küng says Pope Benedict's view of the papacy is "medieval."
December 18, 2012 / GlobalPost, National Catholic Reporter
Jason Berry
Catholic bishops complicit in covering up the church's sex abuse scandal apply a double standard of justice to American nuns.