January 11, 2009 /
This Gateway provides compelling material related to the role of women in society and the impact of industrialization and international development on women, children, and families.
July 23, 2014 / The New York Review of Books
Richard Bernstein
Thailand is being ruled by a military junta for the 19th time since 1932, but this time some Thais may not meekly go along; Bangkok's motorcycle taxi drivers show why.
Image by Ekkasit Chaingam. Thailand, 2014.
July 23, 2014 /
Richard Bernstein
Thailand is the land of smiles, free elections, and military coups. Why have its efforts at electoral democracy always failed, and can they ever succeed?
July 22, 2014 / Untold Stories
Dan Grossman, Alex MacLean
A trillion dollars worth of heavy crude has attracted the world's oil titans to western Canada. The impact is colossal.
July 15, 2014
Daniella Zalcman
Photojournalist Daniella Zalcman talks about her work documenting Uganda's LGBT community in the wake of the Anti-Homosexuality Bill.
Image by Jennifer Koons. Niger, 2014.
July 14, 2014
Jennifer Koons
The rate of population growth exceeds economic growth in Niger where women have an average of seven children. Government officials hope family planning will become the best way forward.
July 8, 2014 / GlobalPost
Caryle Murphy
Saudi Arabia turns against political Islam with its ban on the Muslim Brotherhood.
July 8, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Yigal Schleifer
As Hungary's populist right-wing government fights off its challenger from the extreme right, culture and historical memory have become the battleground.
Image by Wu Di. China, 2014.
June 30, 2014
He Guangwei
China confronts a hidden but grave environmental threat—soil pollution related to industrial development that affects as much as one fifth of China's farmland.
June 25, 2014
Michelle Goldberg
There’s a growing push in Europe to criminalize the buying but not the selling of sex. Advocates say such laws curb trafficking. Opponents say they hurt prostitutes. Who's right?
June 24, 2014 / The New Republic
Matthew Niederhauser
Day seven of Matthew Niederhauser's photo diary from the World Cup in Brazil.
June 24, 2014 / The New Republic
Matthew Niederhauser
Day six of Matthew Niederhauser's photo diary from the World Cup in Brazil.
June 23, 2014 / GlobalPost
Caryle Murphy
Saudi youth remain devout but want more openness in how their faith is practiced.

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