February 21, 2014 /
Meg Schwenzfeier
Political campaigns' usage of personal data may strike some voters as a "creepy" infringement of privacy, but the regulation of this data also raises important questions about free speech.
February 22, 2013 /
Katie Kennedy
Social media dominated the youth voting scene in the 2012 US presidential election. This trend seems likely to grow stronger over the course of the next election cycle.
February 21, 2013 /
Carl Gierstorfer
Due to cultural preferences for sons, 100 million girls are missing worldwide. Carl Gierstorfer looks at India, a country with a highly skewed sex ratio that threatens to destabilize its society.
February 26, 2010
Paul Stephens, Haley Sweetland Edwards
After the attempted bombing of Northwest flight 253 in December, Yemen again became the focus of US and international counterterrorism policy.
February 10, 2010
Andre Lambertson, Lisa Armstrong, Kwame Dawes
The people of Port-au-Prince will forever measure their lives in two parts: before and after the earthquake.
Dominican Republic: The plight of stateless Haitians
February 5, 2010
Stephanie Hanes, Steve Sapienza
Some of the most marginalized people in the Caribbean are Haitian immigrants, and their descendents, living in the Dominican Republic.
January 28, 2010
Jordan Wilson
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
Maha Atal
"The Economics of Security" explores the threat of extremist violence in South Asia, especially Pakistan, and its possible remedies.
November 20, 2009
Sara Peach
Across the globe, many young adults and children worry about the potentially catastrophic effects of climate change.
October 31, 2009
Linda Matchan, Michele McDonald, Susan Gray
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
Daniel Brook
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
Jason George, Christopher Booker
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 / GlobalPost
Sarah Stuteville
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.