November 3, 2014 /
The issues surrounding the "Roma Question" are less about migration and more about poverty and social inequality.
October 3, 2014 /
Hatay, a region that has experienced a confluence of religion, ethnicity and race for thousands of years, is now dominated by an influx of Syrian refugees, increasing sectarian tensions.
September 16, 2014 /
Bhutanese refugees stuck in refugee camps in Nepal long to be re-united with their families in the United States.
September 8, 2014
While Iraqi Kurdistan has autonomy, security, and oil, it is still consumed by the traumatic effects of decades of sectarian fighting.
September 2, 2014 /
The notoriously private Roma community is often misunderstood and discriminated against by the French.
August 25, 2014 /
Many young Roma who live in Paris do not enroll in school but instead help their parents live off the kindness of strangers.
August 25, 2014
To escape poverty and social exclusion in their countries of origin, many Roma seek refuge in France. Often they face the same discrimination in their new home.
August 13, 2014 /
The New Republic
When Sunni militants with the Islamic State pushed into northern Iraq, Kurdish peshmerga were tasked with fighting them. But the peshmerga have not always represented a unified Kurdistan.
July 22, 2014 /
A trillion dollars worth of heavy crude has attracted the world's oil titans to western Canada. The impact is colossal.
June 24, 2014 /
Oil-rich and ethnically divided, Kirkuk is one of Iraq's most fought over cities. With ISIS moving along its border, Kirkuk finds itself yet again at the center of conflict.