August 25, 2014 / Untold Stories
Molly K. Dutmers
Malta is Europe's most Catholic nation, but even in this stronghold of Catholicism the Church faces serious hurdles.
July 31, 2014 / Al Jazeera America
Sami Siva, Michael Edison Hayden
Sami Siva captures an intimate view of daily life of transgender women in Tamil Nadu.
July 21, 2014 /
Jon Sawyer
India’s free lunch program, one of the world's largest anti-poverty programs, reaches 120 million children a day. It has improved health, promoted school attendance, and broken down caste barriers.
November 12, 2013 / The New Yorker
Katherine Zoepf
Arguments against women driving in Saudi Arabia include that it may damage women's ovaries. But that isn't stopping women from organizing petitions, "drives" and dinners to fight back against the law...
November 11, 2013 / Untold Stories
Varsha Ramakrishnan
The "dahej" (dowry) that Indian women pay at marriage is a common phenomenon among both rich and poor. Less reported: the violence that follows when the dowry is deemed too little. One woman's story.
October 30, 2013 / Untold Stories
Jenna Krajeski
The Gezi Park protests united Istanbul in Taksim Square, but three miles away the residents of Fatih tell a different story.
October 22, 2013 / Untold Stories
Jeffrey Bartholet
Jeffrey Bartholet looks at the human and political dimensions surrounding the rise of self-immolations among Tibetans.
October 15, 2013 / Guernica
Alia Malek
A family’s journey from Armenia to Syria and back again.
Image by Arjun Suri. India, 2013.
October 14, 2013
Varsha Ramakrishnan
The tensions between India's patriarchal traditions and modernism can be seen in the struggle against dowry violence.
October 8, 2013
Tom Hundley
Does anyone miss Qaddafi? Not really. But as Nicolas Pelham reports, the Libyan Revolution of 2011 has not delivered on the reforms that so many had anticipated. And the worst may be yet to come.
October 3, 2013 / The New York Review of Books
Nicolas Pelham
As multiple forces assert power in different parts of the country, many feel that only a strongman can hold Libya together. But who could it be?
October 2, 2013 / The New York Review of Books
Nicolas Pelham
Qaddafi is gone and Libya is coming apart. As Nicolas Pelham reports here, revolutions are hard to get right.
October 2, 2013
Tom Hundley
Earlier this year, Yochi Dreazen traveled to northern Mali, where government troops and French special forces were battling a growing network of jihadists for control of a vast desert territory.

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