Video From Ukraine Protests Show A Nation On The Brink of War

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Ukrainian protests against the government have turned deadly. Here’s what you need to know. (Warning: video contains graphic content)

Supporter of “World’s Most Famous Death Row Inmate” Summoned to Paris

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The 32 year-old story of the “World’s Most Famous Death Row Inmate” – a moniker coined by the New York Times – is now being told through a fresh face, with hopes of it being read, heard and understood by a younger, more socially conscious audience.

My Surprisingly Inspiring Trip to the West Bank: Echoes of Our Civil Rights Movement

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Journalist Jeff Cohen finds a silver lining at the Palestinian West Bank.

Talking About Boston with My Boy

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A car trip with one of my boys provides closeness and perspective—over the Boston Marathon bombings .

São Paulo Brazil to Begin Involuntary Commitment of Adult Crack Addicts

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A recent report states that at least 6 million adults in Brazil have used cocaine in some form.

Anger of Muslims, Part 2: Making Sense in 3D

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The violence in the Middle East makes sense when viewed from sufficient perspectives.

Sex Is the Word

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Online news reports compete for our clicks with entertainment. Are we less well informed than ever?

The Media Wants You Dead

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Carl Pettit explains how the stress of breaking news, 24/7, is breaking you down.

The Future Is Ours: Video

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If I’m part of the mechanism that lights a spark for just one person to effect change, it’s worth it.