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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.
March 2, 2015 / Al Monitor
Caryle Murphy
Saudi women are unsure whether the new King Salman will reverse the limited gains in women's rights made under King Abdullah.
March 2, 2015 / GlobalPost
Caryle Murphy
Saudis largely do not support IS, but the fraction who do pose a serious threat.
October 6, 2014
Eve Fairbanks
Uruguayan President José Mujica, who lives in penury and drives a battered VW Beetle to better understand his country's poor, may be the most beloved president in the world. Does he deserve the hype?
October 3, 2014
Dimiter Kenarov
The Black Sea region has become the focus of heated geopolitical contention, but local environmental issues remain underreported and poorly understood.
October 3, 2014 / Untold Stories
Britton Nagy
Therapy, growth, and rehabilitation exist in many forms at Bastøy Prison. An inmate, serving an 18-year sentence for murder, shares his experience.
October 3, 2014 / Untold Stories
Misha Friedman
Russian law prohibiting the dissemination of "homosexual propaganda" to minors claims its first victims: a small weekly newspaper ordered to pay a hefty fine and a teacher fired from his job.
September 30, 2014 / Untold Stories
Tom Clement
In Sikkim, India, the the victimization of the anti-mega dam activists has politicized hydropower development and transformed the government into what some call a "benign dictatorship."
September 26, 2014
Kalyanee Mam
A revolution is awakening in Cambodia—with protests led by a monk who is speaking out against the environmental destruction of his country.
September 23, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
Two years after South African police shot at striking miners, neither Lungisile Madwantsi—nor his country—has healed.
September 18, 2014
Michelle Goldberg
Do bans on buying sex work? Or is it better to legalize everything? Journalist Michelle Goldberg traveled to Europe to find out.
September 17, 2014
Misha Friedman, Dimiter Kenarov
Russia's military annexation of the Crimean Peninsula from Ukraine has already upended many lives. LGBT people and drug users are among those most at risk.
September 15, 2014 / Moment
Yigal Schleifer
A member of the European Union, Hungary finds itself led by a populist who has publicly declared he would like to turn the country into an "illiberal democracy." Where does the country go from here?

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