A lot of words can be used to describe John Hirsch: Controversial, eccentric, original, intimidating, a colossus. However this is only half the story. He...

In the summer of 2011 the London riots shook the UK. This piece focuses on a boy and his mother who are affected by...

I delved into Floating City with the expectation of gaining a quantifiable, data-driven insight into New York's underworld… and knowing, best-selling author, Sudhir Venkatesh's...

’The Democracy Project’ by David Graeber provides a comprehensive look at the Occupy movement and the history of democracy as a whole. It clarifies the...

Last December, Caroline Bruyninckx and Bertrand van der Straten (two Belgians) travelled to La Guajira, Colombia on a journey to discover the effect of...

High in the Ukrainian Carpathian Mountains live shepherds known as 'Gutsuls.' In this series of stunning photographs Yurko Dyachyshyn documents their everyday lives and their work...

Texas was a really interesting state. I had never been to the US before, but no doubts thanks to Hollywood, I went with a...

Ali Soufan is a former FBI special agent and renowned counter-terrorism interrogation expert. His book 'The Black Banners: Inside the Hunt for Al Qaeda'...

Yves Merchand and Romain Meffre are two photographers from Paris who met in 2002. Finding that they often photographed in the same places, with...

The Italian island of Lampedusa is a thriving tourist destination attracting people from all over the world, but not all of its visitors are...