The new Russian identity is a combination of religion, old Russian traditions and rediscovered patriotism. It helps explain how today’s Russians think and how President Putin remains popular.
Despite having the largest oil reserves in the world, Venezuela’s economy is in a freefall, necessities are scarce, and tens of thousands of residents flee across the border to Colombia.
Venezuelans face nationwide shortages of food at inflation prices, and children are suffering: child malnutrition is rising at an alarming rate.
Venezuela is in freefall after years of recession, inflation and a formidable food crisis, sparking protests. It’s pushed Venezuelans to take to the streets and force a government crackdown.
Rape has become a tool of war in South Sudan, wielded against women of rival tribes.
People in South Sudan are on the run from government troops, targeted because of their tribe amid a brutal civil war.
South Sudan is on the edge of collapse. Murderous raids on civilian communities are a favored tactic, and UN peacekeepers have been criticized for not doing more to stop them.
The government finally made a move against the Hazaribagh tanneries over the weekend.
Grantee Justin Kenny documents the tannery business in Bangladesh through this photo slideshow for PBS NewsHour.
Many workers In Bangladesh leather tanneries don’t know the danger they face.
Daniella Zalcman speaks with the PBS Newshour about her award-winning project "Signs of Your Identity."
Fidel Castro was laid to rest on Sunday during a private ceremony that capped nine days of mourning in Cuba. Castro ruled the island nation for 49 years before he stepped down in 2008.