culture

Resentments fester in Slovakia’s ‘Land of Nothing‘

One of Slovakia’s most deprived regions is a microcosm of discontent, fueling right-wing populism in the hinterlands of Central Europe.

Critical situation due to corona virus in Yemeni capital

The corona virus has reached Yemen and is creating a critical situation in the war-devastated country. As the fighting continues, medical services in capital Sanaa are deteriorating rapidly.

Trigger Warning

In a hidden account on Instagram, young girls post disturbing reports of self-harm and suicide. They find support there, but it can also worsen their condition. Norwegian investigative journalists followed the profile of seventeen-year-old Andrine, who ended her life. "No, Andrine !!! (sad face) ".

#BlackLivesMatter, edition NL. Why, as a black newcomer, I don't know whether to cry, or cheer

In the Netherlands, one camp denies the existence of racism in its entirety, while another camp pressures people to attend anti-racism demonstrations. Black people aren’t helped by either extreme.

Inger’s Last Wish

Last autumn, Dagbladet received a chronicle from Inger titled “This chronicle may be controversial because I’m dead.”

It’s a beautiful child. Why did he die?

After the stillbirth of their son, journalists Jop de Vrieze and Zvezdana Vukojevic are in search of answers within the Dutch system of natal care. Gynecologist: ”Could we have saved him? Maybe, yes.”

Escaping the beauty salon

Over twelve long years, a woman from Jiangxi province imprisoned more than a dozen young women in a beauty salon located in China's most thriving city, Shanghai.