January 26, 2015 / Untold Stories
Michelle Ferng
In Peru, many older adults face discrimination and maltreatment, yet the phenomenon remains largely hidden. In this video, two older adults tell their stories.
January 25, 2015 / Al Jazeera America
Sim Chi Yin, Ian Johnson
Former bomb shelters and dank basements are now home to hundreds of thousands of rural migrants seeking to forge a new life in China's booming capital.
January 22, 2015 / Huffington Post
Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson
The filmmakers behind the documentary "Down to the Countryside" discuss China's rapidly disappearing rural villages.
Image by Paul Franz, Haiti, 2010
December 17, 2010 / Untold Stories
Paul Franz
Alzire Rocourt knows that time is of the essence. She teaches classes to primary-school age children in tent city camps.
Image by Brent Stirton/National Geographic. Graphic title by Christina Paschyn
December 16, 2010 / National Geographic
A slideshow presentation of National Geographic reporter Brent Stirton's reporting trip to Timbuktu. Based on an article in the January 2011 issue of National Geographic Magazine. 
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
I thought, he said of the wife who lasted six months, before the news of this treachery of the blood, before he lay on his back  
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
I will clap my hands, bundle my fingers into fists, lift them and shake them and laugh, this belly laugh of pure simple joy for the precious feet
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories

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Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
This is a home, this is a shelter, these walls, shaken, the lines of jagged cracks, the split at the ceiling that lets in light and rain
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
The words cluster behind your teeth; close in, the smooth patina, deep brown, of your face is alight with the effort: you, boy, carrying the weight of an old man
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
From here the mountains around Port-au-Prince are green; too far to see the denuded hillside, too far to see the brown wounds
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
When you leave from here, head down Canape Vert to your cooling hotel room, to the breadfruit casserole and barbecue chicken, to the closed in peace of your life
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
The faces of mothers of mothers, their cheekbones gleaming against taut skins; their eyes glazed with the scarring of so much loss.
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories
Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson
Every crumbled building is a tomb. We step over grey crushed bricks and the entanglement of steel.

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