August 31, 2015 /
Besides its beautiful beaches and friendly inhabitants, Thailand is known for its sex industry. These images feature a perspective often ignored—that of the transgender sex worker.
August 31, 2015
Activist Andy Hall faces seven years behind bars in Thailand for research he did on labor abuses.
August 29, 2015
Although Thailand may appear accepting of transgenders, it ostracizes “ladyboys” from mainstream society, forcing them into industries where stereotypes prevail and denying them legal protection.
August 21, 2015
In many ways this century already belongs to the city. By 2050, it is anticipated that an additional 2.7 billion people will live in metropolitan regions.
August 21, 2015 /
The Indian government's push to improve sanitation is ambitious and well-intentioned, but does little to help the most marginalized groups in Indian society.
August 21, 2015
Six hundred million Indians defecate outside every day. What does this mean for Indian society and what will it take to change this practice?
August 19, 2015 /
On NPR's The Takeaway, John Hockenberry talks to Retro Report producer Kit Roane about "Population Bomb."
August 18, 2015 /
British Journal of Photography
Sim Chi Yin, once a print journalist, now photographs her stories: most recently, the plight of Chinese mine workers with silicosis. Time and patience help her create intimacy with her subjects.
August 11, 2015 /
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.
August 4, 2015
Nell Freudenberger reports from Mumbai about the dwindling population of the Parsis in India.