international relations

international relations

Fighting Corruption in Peru with Perra Vida's Hardcore Feminist Punk

"The incredibly high number of femicides, rapes, and sexual exploitation—in conjunction with many other horrible things, it makes you want to collapse and cry. But it can also motivate you to actually do something."
Javier Ibarra
international relations

Meet the Punk-Turned-Techno-Activist Revolutionising Copenhagen’s Rave Scene

No racism, sexism, homophobia, or transphobia: Nikolaj Jakosen's punk rock ethos informed the underlying philosophy of the rave collective Fast Forward.
Theis Duelund
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11 Lusciously Locked Metalheads Give Tips on How to Have a Glorious Mane

"Do you know what I would have been without my hair? A virgin."
Clara Krohn
international relations

Partying in LA With Germany's Most Notorious Rapper

Police fear him, women love him, and Americans have no idea what the fuck he's saying. A behind-the-scenes look at Gzuz's wild-ass trip to Compton.
Pascal Kerouche
Israel and Palestine

The History and Rage Behind the Deadly Protests in Gaza

Reports of violent encounters with Israeli forces are not exactly rare in the deeply contested Palestinian territory. But this time feels different.
Patrick Hilsman
international relations

Japan Prime Minister Abe Eats it in Bunker While Golfing With Trump

Shinzo Abe was out on the links with Donald Trump, when he took a spill back into the bunker. Like any logical body would do.
Liam Daniel Pierce
international relations

How Napalm Death Influenced a Generation of Indonesian Metalheads

'Harmony Corruption' was the album that gave birth to the country's death metal scene.

Does Trump Have America on a Path to War with Iran?

The Trump administration hates the Iran nuclear deal—and it looks increasingly like one way or the other, the Obama-era detente may be toast. Conflict could follow.
Mike Pearl
Donald Trump

Triple Bogey Diplomacy: How Australia and New Zealand Might Use Golf in the Age of Trump

Famed golfers Greg Norman and Sir Bob Charles could well be Australasia's diplomatic envoys to Trump's White House.
Ben Stanley

What You Need to Know About Europe's Migrant Crisis

Hundreds of thousands of refugees have arrived in the EU, with no end in sight. How is Europe responding?
Mark Hay

​You Might Be Able to Take a Ferry from Florida to Cuba Next Fall

At least four Florida-based ferry companies have been approved to begin operating direct passenger lines to Cuba, marking the first major development in the normalization of US-Cuban relations.
Mark Hay

What Hezbollah Fighters Think About the Iran Nuclear Deal

In Hezbollah's homeland of Lebanon, the preliminary agreement between the US and Iran to scale back the Islamic Republic's nuclear enrichment program is being celebrated as a resounding victory.
Sulome Anderson