October 25, 2014 / Religion & Ethics News Weekly
Fred de Sam Lazaro, Gary Marcuse
An unlikely partnership between religion and government may hold the answer to China's growing environmental crisis.
October 24, 2014 / Untold Stories
Gary Marcuse, Shi Lihong
The co-director of Sacred Mountain describes the diverse set of individuals and circumstances that led to this documentary on religion's role in meeting China's environmental challenges.
October 23, 2014 /
Gary Marcuse, Shi Lihong
The Chinese government and people, confronted with colossal environmental challenges, are turning to cultural traditions that under Communism had long been suppressed.
September 10, 2014 / CNN
Carl Gierstorfer
Decades of sex-selective abortion have created an acute lack of women in certain parts of India. Traffickers capitalize on the shortage by recruiting or kidnapping women to sell as brides.
September 9, 2014 / The New York Review of Books
Richard Bernstein
Among the many recent stories concerning foreigners setting out to fight in Syria, the allegations about the Uighurs arrested in Thailand are the most curious.
September 9, 2014
Richard Bernstein
Thailand is once again being ruled by a military junta. Can democracy be restored, or is Thai democracy doomed? Journalist Richard Bernstein talks about the situation in Chiangmai, Thailand.
September 8, 2014 / Untold Stories
Tom Clement
India’s growing demand for electricity and the push for privatization are having unintended consequences in India’s northern state of Sikkim.
September 5, 2014 / The New York Review of Books
Katherine Doyle
A million Chinese migrants, and billions of dollars in trade and investment, are reshaping Africa. Ian Johnson reviews Howard French's new book and the Pulitzer Center e-book by Jacob Kushner.
September 5, 2014
Lynn Hicks, Rodney White
China faces huge challenges in feeding its people sustainably and safely. Iowa and U.S. agribusinesses believe they have the solutions. Are they the right ones?
September 4, 2014 / Rappler
Ana P. Santos
In this short documentary, a Filipino family speaks of the price that must be paid when motherhood means choosing to leave.
September 3, 2014 / Des Moines Register
Lynn Hicks, Rodney White
You can lose perspective quickly amid all the signs of wealth in China. The realities for middle-class Chinese aren't as easy to see.
September 3, 2014 / Untold Stories
Tom Clement
In remote rural areas of India’s northern state of Sikkim, ambitious hydroelectric dam development threatens the livelihood of the residents and the fragile Himalayan ecosystem.
September 3, 2014 / Untold Stories
Reana Thomas
The use of natural resources in Kashmir has come at a major cost to the environment from which they came.

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