Taking on the Mafia
A restaurant owner - backed an anti-mafia movement - refuses to pay the mafia's "tax."
30,000 Feet: Frequent Flyer
Gabriel Leigh takes us into the complicated world of the frequent-flyer-mileage obsessed.
Brazil: Hired Guns
Fighting for a share of the land.
California: The Immigration Dilemma
Jason Margolis investigates the immigration debate in California.
Namibia: This Land Is Ours
Who should own Namibia's farms?
Return to Kirkuk
A Kurdish exile's journey home.
Election season in France this year has provided high drama. As the French head to the polls, they are not simply choosing their next president but choosing an identity. The country is facing deep schisms over economic and social policy, and each candidate represents a very different future for the Gallic nation of 61 million people.
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