February 26, 2010
After the attempted bombing of Northwest flight 253 in December, Yemen again became the focus of US and international counterterrorism policy.
February 10, 2010
The people of Port-au-Prince will forever measure their lives in two parts: before and after the earthquake.
February 5, 2010
Some of the most marginalized people in the Caribbean are Haitian immigrants, and their descendents, living in the Dominican Republic.
January 28, 2010
For about 18 months, more than a half of million people from the Ugandan area have been displaced after post-election violence forced them from their homes.
November 21, 2009
"The Economics of Security" explores the threat of extremist violence in South Asia, especially Pakistan, and its possible remedies.
November 20, 2009
Across the globe, many young adults and children worry about the potentially catastrophic effects of climate change.
October 31, 2009
In the remote northern reaches of one of the wealthiest countries of the world is an aboriginal community whose young people are slowly perishing by suicide.
September 8, 2009
As an urban planning graduate student at the Hamburg University of Technology, Egyptian architect Mohamed Atta researched what he saw as the intrusions of Western modernist architecture.
July 23, 2009
In the arctic, warmer weather has already reshaped fauna and flora zones, and sea ice melted last year at the highest levels in modern history.
May 12, 2009 /
Sher Shah is a hard-working neighborhood — a confusing knot of cramped lanes offering up a riot of rattling power looms, puttering motors and booming furnaces.