November 17, 2014 /
Paolo the economist sweats,
oils his palms, tars his print-press at high noon.
He worries with his bone-knife—
Who will buy?
November 17, 2014
Russia's government crackdown on the LGBT community is fueling an alarming increase in the AIDS epidemic in Russia. New infections increased by 10 percent in 2013.
November 11, 2014
Beirut is fissured from political and sectarian strain. Many of the kids living there are on the edges of those cracks. This project tells the stories of those kids as radio and video portraits.
November 10, 2014 /
An inmate reflects on how music has shaped his experience at Bastøy Prison.
November 3, 2014 /
The issues surrounding the "Roma Question" are less about migration and more about poverty and social inequality.
November 3, 2014
A look at the intended—and unintended effects—of democracy on Bulgaria, a nation still undergoing social and economic upheaval, 25 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall.
October 14, 2014 /
The Washington Post
As it stands, tens of thousands in the Philippines are stuck in difficult or dysfunctional marriages, torn between the teachings of their faith and a humiliating legal limbo.
October 10, 2014 /
A revue of the Venetian glass arts, from beadwork to glassblowing, including the story of Giorgio Giuman and Berengo Studios.
October 8, 2014
In interview with Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Maurice Tomlinson reflects on threats and discrimination associated with being gay within a homophobic culture.
October 3, 2014 /
Abdel Kader Haidara earned much media attention for smuggling 377,000 manuscripts from Timbuktu during Al Qaeda's occupation. The real hero was his nephew, who repeatedly put his life on the line