August 26, 2013
The latest round of US-brokered Israeli-Palestinian peace talks has produced hints of a breakthrough on the most contentious of all issues—the final status of Jerusalem.
August 26, 2013 /
Seen as supporting the military's ouster of Mohamed Morsi, Egypt's Christians are finding their churches burned and cars ablaze.
August 23, 2013 /
PRI's The World
Reports have pointed to Pakistan’s Islamic schools as training grounds for terrorists--overlooking the hardline content of the public school curriculum.
August 20, 2013 /
A pair of young Israeli architects are taking a creative approach to peace-making, using the tools of their craft to design concrete suggestions for what a deal should look and feel like.
August 14, 2013
Eliza Griswold and Seamus Murphy win for their collection of landays in Poetry magazine's June 2013 issue.
August 13, 2013 /
At a cost of $75 million, new fortifications stand as physical reminders that peace is not at hand on the Israel-Syria border.
August 10, 2013 /
Women and girls in Nicaragua are being denied abortions, even in cases of rape. As more and more children become mothers, activists ask the government to reconsider these strict laws.
August 10, 2013
In Nicaragua and El Salvador, a complete abortion ban has led to unsafe abortions and turned doctors into informants. The number of girls under 14 who give birth has increased by 48 percent.
August 7, 2013 /
Cleanliness may be next to godliness, but when it comes to waste management and sanitation, church and state in Ghana are not singing from the same hymnbook.
August 7, 2013
Journalists Fred de Sam Lazaro and Simone Ahuja discuss their reporting from India.