July 7, 2016 /
Ukraine is waging two wars: one against Russian-backed separatists in the east and another against its own internal corruption.
July 5, 2016
On the front lines in eastern Ukraine, where Ukrainian soldiers face off against the self-declared Donetsk People's Republic, the war is being fought like it was a century ago: in trenches.
July 5, 2016 /
Photo essay about women on new Ukrainian police force.
June 8, 2016
This week's news bite lesson explores the challenges facing Ireland in the face of the 100-year anniversary of Easter Rising, a rebellion that planted seeds for Ireland's ultimate division into the...
June 6, 2016 /
The New Yorker
The town of Shadian was once marketed as the “little Mecca of the East.” But can its residents really practice their religion in peace?
June 5, 2016 /
In this radio documentary for Making Contact, Reese Erlich delves into the political and economic impact of Iranian youth on the country's government.
June 2, 2016 /
Link TV, The Laura Flanders Show
A century after the 1916 Easter Rising, Ireland marks a defining moment in its history with an armed rebellion against imperial rule.
April 6, 2016 /
Alan Robock thought his "nuclear winter" research was big news, and in one corner of the the world it was.
April 5, 2016 /
WNYC's Jack D'Isidoro and T.J. Raphael report on Nuclear Winter after grantee Kit R. Roane releases a Retro Report documentary for The New York Times on the topic.
March 10, 2016
The Middle East has not seen peace in decades—could that be on the path to change?