Majid Rafizadeh discusses the politics behind the imprisonment of his former students, Sarah Shourd and Shane Bauer.
20 Sep 2011 14:01 GMT | US & Canada, Syria's Civil War, United States
In order for minority groups, including Alawites, to join Syria's uprising, they need assurance of post-Assad protection
16 Sep 2011 16:10 GMT | Politics, Lebanon, Syria's Civil War
The urban youth in the Middle East region find it a daunting task to adhere to the ideologies set by Islamist movements.
20 Aug 2011 08:49 GMT | US & Canada, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Syria's Civil War
Filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer on documenting Indonesia's killings of 1965 through the eyes of perpetrators and victims.
Indonesia, Crimes against humanity, Genocide
People and Power goes on the trail of a Somali army commander accused of involvement in mass killings and war crimes.
War & Conflict, Africa, Somalia
One young Iranian woman challenges her family and traditional values as she dreams of becoming an astronaut.
Arts & Culture, Iran, Space
How are health workers tackling the deeply rooted stigma associated with leprosy as well as the disease?
Health, India, Diseases