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
9.17.18
international relations

Meet the Punk-Turned-Techno-Activist Revolutionizing 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
9.12.18
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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
9.7.18
Music

Brazil's Love Affair with R&B Has Birthed an Incredible New Genre

The country’s contemporary R&B is a blend of American trap with regional rap, funk, and pagode.
Amanda Cavalcanti
8.14.18
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
5.18.18
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
4.4.18
Tracking Trump's Congress

Making Sense of Trump's Surprisingly Old-School Sanctions Regime

The same president who has praised strongmen across the world is going after corruption and human rights abuses, including by targeting Russians. What gives?
Mark Hay
12.29.17
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
11.8.17
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.
Samack
8.20.17
russia

Why the Trump-Putin Bromance Could Be in Serious Trouble

Putin took his anger at pending US sanctions out on some American diplomats and Russian support staff. An expert told us more serious retaliation is likely.
Mike Pearl
8.1.17
iran

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
7.24.17
international relations

We Talked to French Rappers About Their Favorite 2Pac Songs

While everyone tears apart 'All Eyez On Me,' these French rappers shift focus.
Maxime Delcourt
6.25.17
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