Look past their funky threads and outlandish hairdos. China's alienated young migrants are here to stay.
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For Syria's armed opposition, business has become the key to survival. Unfortunately, that doesn't always mean fighting Assad.
The market for Chinese adult toys is coming out of the shadows.
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Why the Geneva Convention doesn't work for Call of Duty.
The world is profoundly divided over gay rights -- and it's going to get worse before it gets better.
How reformers made the Bangladeshi civil service more responsive to people's needs.
Snapshots of life in a Siberian town that's lost its livelihood.
5 pioneers of social media, from before social media was an annoying buzzword.
From Miley Cyrus to Arcade Fire, how the disco beats of Berlin conquered the world.
As they gear up for the 2014 Winter Olympics, young Russians find themselves exercising some little-used facial muscles.
Middle Eastern dictators love to use their "enlightened" treatment of women to justify their rule. They shouldn't get away with it.
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In Syria's little town that could, the death and resurrection of the witty, profane campaign to show the world the tragedy of civil war.
For the first time in recent memory, Georgia's presidential race isn't about the big names.
It's not just the United States. Democracies around the world are facing a crisis of faith.
The absurdity of the Middle Kingdom's Bentley-driving, blinged-out nouveau riche.
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, the punk band’s most famous member, jolts her compatriots with a description of her life in a Russian penal colony.