December 10, 2013 /
Al Jazeera America
At 16, Bunmi Aiyenuro fell in love with her second boyfriend, a student. They spent seven years together. Over the course of the relationship, she had seven abortions.
December 10, 2013
Kem Knapp Sawyer, author of "Champion of Freedom: Nelson Mandela," reflects on the man who walked out of prison and left his anger behind.
December 9, 2013
“What will he say? What will Mandela say after 27 years in prison?”
December 8, 2013 /
For Egypt's youth, saving enough money for marriage is one of the generation's biggest challenges. For many, it is simply impossible.
December 3, 2013 /
The New Yorker
“Many Chilean youth are committed to helping the country continue its arduous transition from a dictatorship to a vibrant democracy,” Jeff Kelly Lowenstein reports.
December 2, 2013 /
Despite bed-nets, insecticides and treatments, malaria continues to kill hundreds of thousands of children in sub-Saharan Africa. Health officials are reviving an old measure to prevent the disease.
November 26, 2013
Rieke Havertz, editor and writer for Taz, Die Tageszeitung, reports from Chicago on the sales of local gun shops, the strict gun laws and the neighborhoods that suffer most from violence.
November 25, 2013
"Honduras: Aqui Vivimos" ("Honduras: We Live Here") explores the social conditions—abject poverty, corruption, political disillusionment, and gang culture—that have made Honduras a violent country.
November 24, 2013 /
Photos from Angkor Wat and the work of a non-governmental organization document the continuing legacy of Cambodia's killing fields—and hope for the future.
November 23, 2013 /
Outrage and Inspire
New mothers in four corners of the world talk about their hopes and dreams for their babies. Unanimous wish number one: A good education. But that depends on good nutrition in the first two years.