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11.14.16

What Does a Terrorist Look Like? This Controversial Sculpture Challenges Your Inner Bias

Li Wei's grenade-toting 'Secure for Now' work is exploding an already explosive debate.

8.4.16

How a Terror Attack Can Destroy an Entire Tourist Industry

Since the Sousse attacks of 2015, Tunisia's deckchairs have been empty and its hotels abandoned.

3.24.16

A Group of Writers in Brussels Were Discussing How to Deal with Terror While the City Was Under Attack

I got in touch with writer Andrey Kurkov to find out how those guys viewed the Brussels attacks and how the rest of their time together was spent.

1.20.16

How the German Media Reacted to the News that a Swimming Pool Banned Refugees

In August 2013, the Swiss town of Bremgarten banned asylum seekers from the local public pool. Last Friday, Bornheim bei Bonn in Germany did the same thing. This time the events were reported differently.

11.25.15

French President Francois Hollande Is the New George W. Bush, Says a Controversial Muslim Scholar

An interview with Tariq Ramadan, the Oxford professor who has made headlines for his conflicts with the French establishment

11.18.15

The Dickheads Trying to Make a Profit Off the Paris Attacks

Since 2001, thanks to the rise in internet shopping and on-demand printing, anyone with a computer can turn themselves into a grief entrepreneur.

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11.18.15

Refugees in Greece React to the Paris Attacks

Here's what a few of the people I met on the island of Lesvos had to say about Friday's attack on the French capital.

11.17.15

Shitty Remarks, a Torched Mosque and Other Ways Canadians Responded to the Paris Attacks

While many Canadians showed their support for the world's terror victims, some showed a more hateful side to the country's Muslims.

6.26.15

This Security Expert Reckons Mass Surveillance Doesn't Stop Terror Attacks

"Early intervention aimed at identifying and helping troubled individuals before they become murderers is the only real solution here."

3.26.15

Secrecy, Dark Rooms and Patriotic Drag Queens: A Gay Night Out in Moscow

Despite Putin's anti-gay propaganda law still reigning strong, Moscow's LGBT club scene thrives in the shadows. We hit up a couple of gay bars and found that there's hope for gay Russians yet.

1.11.15

We Talked to the Cartoonist Behind the Original Muhammad Drawings

Kurt Westergaard gave us two minutes of his time to discuss Charlie Hebdo.

12.4.14

Bill Cosby Is Being Sued for Allegedly Assaulting a 15-Year-Old at the Playboy Mansion in 1974

It's pretty unlikely that all these women have conspired to ruin the reputation of America's number-one dad.

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