July 14, 2014 / Untold Stories
Michelle Goldberg
In Stockholm, where a 1999 law bans the buying but not the selling of sex, the red-light district is mostly empty.
July 8, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Yigal Schleifer
As Hungary's populist right-wing government fights off its challenger from the extreme right, culture and historical memory have become the battleground.
June 30, 2014 / Untold Stories
Molly K. Dutmers
Despite torrential downpours, Pope Francis drew large crowds during a recent visit to Basilica di Santa Maria in Trastevere. Young and old were eager to receive a blessing from "Papa Francesco."
June 30, 2014
Molly K. Dutmers
The Catholic Church stands at a crossroads—church attendance in Europe has decreased and the millennial generation is becoming detached. Can Pope Francis and the Church adapt to the modern era?
June 25, 2014
Michelle Goldberg
There’s a growing push in Europe to criminalize the buying but not the selling of sex. Advocates say such laws curb trafficking. Opponents say they hurt prostitutes. Who's right?
June 25, 2014 / Untold Stories
Michelle Goldberg
Even supporters of legal prostitution say that life has gotten harder for Amsterdam's sex workers since the country lifted the brothel ban in 2000.
June 2, 2014
Jenna Krajeski
Between anti-government protests and investigations into high-level corruption, it has been a tumultuous year in Turkey.
Image by Jonathan Vigliotti. Greenland, 2013.
May 1, 2014
Jonathan Vigliotti
Polar bears in Greenland struggle to find food as climate change chips away at Arctic ice. Climatologists say the resulting bear vs. human conflict is a warning for communities worldwide.
April 24, 2014 / Untold Stories
Misha Friedman
Sochi's Cabaret Mayak, a popular hangout for both gay and straight, enjoyed the limelight through the Sochi Winter Olympics.
April 7, 2014 / Untold Stories
Dimiter Kenarov, Boryana Katsarova
Crimea's Russian population has voted to separate from Ukraine. Photojournalist Boryana Katsarova documents the turbulent times.
March 28, 2014 / Al Jazeera
Jenna Krajeski
The blue-collar neighborhood of Kasimpasa in Istanbul has defined the prime minister's no-nonsense character.
March 28, 2014 / Roads & Kingdoms
Jenna Krajeski
After Turkey's massive Gezi protests, LGBT activists take the fight to the political arena.
March 21, 2014 / The New Yorker
Jenna Krajeski
A ban on the social-media platform demonstrates how tone-deaf the country’s leadership has become in its zeal for control.

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