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.
July 8, 2014 / GlobalPost
Caryle Murphy
Saudi Arabia turns against political Islam with its ban on the Muslim Brotherhood.
July 2, 2014 / Al Jazeera America
Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva
In India, transgender women make a life on the margins of society.
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.
October 1, 2013 / Thomson Reuters Foundation
Eleanor Klibanoff
At age 16, Ana Luisa was raped. But by seeking an abortion to salvage her life, she became the criminal in the eyes of Salvadoran law, which bans abortion.
September 25, 2013
Allison Shelley, Allyn Gaestel
In the megalopolis of Lagos, Nigeria, abortion is legally restricted and contraception is hard to come by. What are the consequences for this city's exploding youth population?