Kidnapping, Torture, and Stolen Land: The Brutal Reality of Ethiopia's New Sugar Wars
Ethiopia's Mursi tribe says they were imprisoned and tortured to protect Chinese sugar plantations.
Eleven People Told Us Their Heartbreaking Dreams of Dead Loved Ones
These stories will haunt you.
Ten People Told Us Their Most Intense Erotic Dreams
"I once had sex with a crescent moon—with the bottom tip of the crescent. I wasn’t sure it was a good idea, but I did it anyway."
The California Firefighter Searching the Rubble of His Own Home
Robert Nappi wasn't with his family when the flames came. But he went back after they escaped to find his wife's wedding ring.
Conan O'Brien and Others Share Their Nightmares from Around the World
"I won’t get into details, but it becomes a hostage situation. I’ve had that dream for many years, and then it’s realized every night on television."
War on Drugs
The Filipino Drug War Is Flooding This Funeral Home with Bodies
People are jockeying for fresh corpses in the brutal vigilante campaign launched by the strongman Donald Trump just invited to the White House.
Terrifying Nightmares from Around the World
For two years, I've traveled the globe collecting dreams for my World Dream Atlas photography project. This is an assortment of the most intense nightmares I've encountered this year. There were plenty to choose from.
Horrifying Nightmares from Around the World
In waking life, we dedicate one day a year to the celebration of the macabre. In our dreams, however, every night is Halloween.
Japan's Biggest Metal Band Features Two Underaged Girls and a Bearded, Cross-Dressing Singer
Ladybaby combines the furious intensity of screamo metal with the saccharine sweetness of J-pop. Despite forming in May, the trio has become an online sensation and just embarked on an international tour.
Inside a Bombed-Out Ukrainian Children’s Camp
India's 'Third Gender' Is Marginalized and Sanctified
The same gender ambiguity that makes trans Indians social pariahs also grants them a holy status among some Hindus.
The Rise and Fall of Eastern Ukraine's All-Pagan Battalion
The group fought against the Ukrainian Army until their commander was thrown in jail in November by the Donetsk People's Republic, the Russian-aligned government he was fighting alongside.