James Franco on 'The Bling Ring' and Celebrity Culture
How we feel about fame, what we’re willing to do to achieve it, and why we even want it, is a topic both fascinating and insidious. James Franco contemplates if the Bling Ring teens are just today's punks?
What Were the South African Military Doing in the Central African Republic?
At least 13 soldiers were killed – did they die for private oil?
The New Zapatistas?
Meet the indigenous rebels of Cherán, Mexico.
Over The Edge
In the spring of 1979, a small-budget movie with a somewhat corny-sounding name was released in just a handful of theaters in New York and Los Angeles, only to be pulled a few days later due to concerns that audiences would riot.
Eight years ago, East Timor broke away from Indonesia after a brutal 20-year occupation ... and, before that, centuries of Portuguese colonial rule.