December 27, 2016 / Mother Jones
Wes Enzinna
Robert Amos, an American veteran, created American Veterans of Kurdish Armed Forces and lobbied for more military assistance in Syria.
March 14, 2016 / Mother Jones
Matt Kennard, Claire Provost
From an “often ruthless” Honduran oligarch to a pair of Indian billionaires who ran a company accused of falsifying drug data, the World Bank has helped the rich get richer.
December 30, 2015 / Mother Jones
Claire Provost, Matt Kennard
The World Bank is supposed to help the poor. So why do so many of its investments underwrite oligarchs?
October 19, 2014 / Mother Jones
Kalyanee Mam
A deal between a Chinese hydro company and Cambodian power brokers has put the Areng Valley at risk. Can villagers and activists save it?
April 12, 2013 / Mother Jones
Louie Palu
Almost every aspect of Mexican life is affected by organized crime and its endless battle to control the distribution of illicit drugs, most of which are destined for the United States and Canada.
July 3, 2012 / Mother Jones
Cedric Gerbehaye
Images of vulnerability. Photographer Cédric Gerbehaye documents the fragile situation unfolding in South Sudan as the newly independent state nears its one-year anniversary.
February 9, 2010 / Mother Jones
Nir Rosen
On the front lines of Obama's campaign in Afghanistan.
January 16, 2010 / Mother Jones
Nir Rosen
Stoner cops, Taliban farmers, no gas in sight. Behind the lines of the Pentagon's Afghanistan counterinsurgency.
April 30, 2008 / Mother Jones
David Case
In 2004, when an American missile fired from a Predator drone killed Taliban leader Nek Mohammed, an observer told a journalist that the bombing was so exact it "didn't damage any of the buildings
December 4, 2007 / Mother Jones
David Case
Her face placid under a black headscarf, Kadro Mohamed sits on the floor of her new home: a tiny shack constructed of sticks and shredded bags.