Feature

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

FP Staff |

Feature

One Billion Drinkers Can Be Wrong

China's most popular spirit is coming to the U.S. Here's why you shouldn't drink it. 

Isaac Stone Fish |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

FP Staff |

Feature

Nowhere Land

After 40 years of fighting in the desert for their unrecognized country, the people of Western Sahara may be on the cusp of collapsing into extremism - and it could be the thing that saves them.

David Conrad |

Feature

The Moderation Will Not Be Televised

Iran's hard-line publicity machine is waging a war against President Hassan Rouhani. But unlike other moderates before him, Rouhani is fighting back.

Azadeh Moaveni |

Feature

The Best Way to Lose

Did Vicente del Bosque plan the perfect defeat for Spain?

Daniel Altman |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

Simon Engler |

Feature

Mullahs in the Midfield

How sanctions and politics scuttled Iran’s World Cup ambitions.

John Duerden |

Feature

China Thinks Hillary Is Bossy

Why there's no love lost between Beijing and America's 2016 frontrunner-in-waiting.

Isaac Stone Fish |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

FP Staff |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

FP Staff |

Feature

The House of Habsburg, Revisited

Nearly a century after its spectacular demise, why Europe's most embarrassing anachronism is making a comeback.

Simon Winder |

Feature

$110 Per Hit

Vigilantes in the Philippines have killed kids, drug dealers, and petty thieves. The government that paid their salaries insists they don't exist.

Phelim Kine |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

FP Staff |

Feature

Any Mumbai Sunday

One woman is on a quest to sell American football to India. Is anyone buying?

Elizabeth Segran |

Feature

Reading Between the Targeted Killings

Richard Clarke's new thriller about the U.S. drone program hits surprisingly close to home. But is the administration insider a critic of Obama's war on terror?

J. Dana Stuster |

Feature

Rock Star in a Hard Place

Nigeria's high-flying finance minister built Africa's biggest economy. But can she survive her country's turbulent domestic politics?

Ty McCormick |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

FP Staff |

Feature

Portrait of the Army as a Work in Progress

The service's plan to revamp itself for the post-post-9/11 world is ambiguous and rife with contradiction. That's what makes it brilliant.

Rosa Brooks |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

FP Staff |

Feature

Hey Boss, a Little Help Here?

In Putin's Russia, strategy drives you!

James Stavridis |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

FP Staff |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

FP Staff |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

Jake Scobey-Thal |

Feature

For the Mothers of Tondo

Why the surprising Philippine Supreme Court ruling on reproductive health rights is a big win for women -- and a blow to the church.

Tom Hundley |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

Jake Scobey-Thal |

Feature

Longform's Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

Katelyn Fossett |

Feature

Take Me Home, Mother Russia

10 places that would welcome a Putin landgrab, and 10 parts of Russia that want the hell out.

Frank Jacobs |

Feature

'On Va Tuer Les Demons'<br />('We Will Kill the Demons')

Fear, faith, and the hunt for child sorcerers in Congo.

Deni Béchard |