Taking on the Mafia
A restaurant owner - backed an anti-mafia movement - refuses to pay the mafia's "tax."
Bolivia: My Five Years With Evo
Following the rise of South America's first indigenous president.
Chicago: Little Mexico
Legal son of an illegal mother.
Cuba: The Art Revolution
Challenging Fidel's socialist system.
France: Soundtrack to a Riot
A rap of protest from the ghetto.
India: The Missing Girls
A society out of balance.
Who hasn't dreamed of one day living on a far-off island in the South Pacific? But there is trouble in paradise, especially if you live on an island nation as narrow and flat as Tuvalu, where the average elevation is a mere six feet above sea level. When you live that close to the water's edge you pay very close attention to the ocean, especially if it begins to rise.
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