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July 22, 2016 Amanda Ulrich
Rome is a city deeply attached to its long-held traditions and uniquely Italian way of life. What happens when new people, languages and religions make Italy’s capital their own?
The Joel Nafuma Refugee Center in Rome
July 21, 2016
Amanda Ulrich
Headlines about the European refugee crisis have become so commonplace that the issue has almost lost its shock value. Understanding one person’s story suddenly brings the crisis very close to home.
A worker sorts “wet blue” leather in a small tannery in Kanpur. Image by George Black. India, 2015.
July 20, 2016
George Black
George Black has traveled from one end of the Ganges to the other. Along the way he has found industrial cities, pilgrimage centers, and tangled mangrove forests.
Hindus believe that cremation in Varanasi frees them from the cycle of birth, death, and reincarnation. Image by George Black. India, 2016.
July 20, 2016 / Untold Stories
George Black
Every time it passes through a major city the Ganges is little more than an open sewer. Yet in Hindu mythology, it is a goddess, Ganga, the great purifier, the cleanser of sins.
Pilgrims take a “holy dip” in the sacred river. Image by George Black. India, 2015.
July 19, 2016 / Untold Stories
George Black
Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power talking little about matters of faith but a lot about his plans to build a new, clean India—a campaign he calls Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.
July 17, 2016 / Untold Stories
Jon Cohen
The "Ending AIDS" project covers efforts to end AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa and the United States, focusing on South Africa, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Kenya, San Francisco, New York and Atlanta. This...
July 17, 2016 / Untold Stories
Aditi Kantipuly
Globally, 3 million HIV patients have experienced ocular complications. Yet, a reference to CMV retinitis, an opportunistic infection responsible for more than 90 percent of cases of AIDS-related...
Armed guards stand watch outside of the Basilica of Santa Maria, one of the oldest churches in Rome. After the terrorist attacks in Paris and Brussels, soldiers have been stationed all over the city in tourist-centric areas: in front of government buildings, piazzas and even university campuses. Image by Amanda Ulrich. Italy, 2016.
July 17, 2016 / Untold Stories
Amanda Ulrich
Refugees who make it to Rome are entering an environment they weren’t necessarily expecting: one that’s heavily polarized politically and full of distrust.
Anti-immigration graffiti in Rome, Italy
July 15, 2016 / Untold Stories
Amanda Ulrich
After traumatic journeys to Europe, refugees find that Italy can’t provide the kind of safe haven they hoped it would.
June 10, 2016 / Untold Stories
Dominic Bracco II
Ciudad Juarez's judicial system has seen institutional improvements in a very short time, but more could be done to decrease pretrial detentions.
June 9, 2016 / Untold Stories
Dominic Bracco II, Meghan Dhaliwal
A view from behind the scenes of Dominic Bracco II's short film about Diego Montejano's life.
June 8, 2016 / Untold Stories
Larry C. Price
Larry C. Price offers a rare glimpse inside recycling smelters on the island of Java in Indonesia where operators smelt lead from used batteries with little regard for environmental regulations.
June 8, 2016 / Untold Stories
Larry C. Price
Mercury waste from small-scale gold mining contaminates air, water and food to sicken and kill. In this photo essay Larry C. Price shows us mercury's deadly toll, especially on the young, in an...

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