Full story - September 20, 2018
a poster in North Korea calling for the US to withdraw its military from the south
After three days of talks between the leaders of North and South Korea, spirits are high and promises are many. And South Korean leader Kim Jong-un wants another direct meeting with President Donald Trump.
Full story - September 14, 2018
Congolese artist Bob Elvis
Even though President Joseph Kabila has decided not to run in the upcoming elections, his government is still cracking down on opposition activists. Now, it has extended to artists and musicians.
Full story - September 13, 2018
samuel berhe
Samuel Berhe, like many other Eritreans, fled the country some years ago to escape mandatory national service, which the government made indefinite following the 1998-2000 border war with Ethiopia. The war cost the countries an estimated 100,000 lives, while conscription created a generation of Eritrean refugees.
Full story - September 10, 2018
an african migrant scales a razor-wire topped fence in Ceuta, Spain
The changes come as migrants’ pathways across the Mediterranean evolve to make Spain the busiest gateway into Europe.
Full story - September 06, 2018
Pashtun women in Pakistan hold posters of their missing family members
Pashtuns are an ethnic minority group composed largely of about 30 million people in Pakistan. They have also gone missing by the thousands.
Full story - September 04, 2018
Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un walk together
Three months ago, President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un were shaking hands. Now, things appear to be on the verge of falling apart.
Full story - August 30, 2018
syrian food served in turkey
Many Syrian refugee women are now working informally in their new host countries or learning new skills to contribute to their families.
Full story - August 29, 2018
coal power plant in germany burns dirty
Lignite mining has already claimed nearly 50 villages in the region, and since the mid-1950s more than 40,000 people have been displaced by it.
Full story - August 22, 2018
a young Rohingya man with intellectural disabilities sits in his makeshift home
The Rohingya have fled violence in Myanmar to camps in Bangladesh. Many are children, some of whom struggle with intellectual disabilities. But there aren’t enough medical experts to treat them.
Full story - August 17, 2018
Jessica Hubley, one of the founders of AnnieCannons, wanted to teach survivors something that was actually viable in the job market — and in the Bay Area, where she is based, nothing made more sense than software development.