China’s Tectonic Power Shift – The Complete Guide 1] A profile of China’s president-in-waiting Xi Jinping 2] How China’s Leadership Change Actually Works 3] The Communist Party’s Hierarchy Explained In One Chart 4] The candidates competing for membership to China’s Politburo Standing Committee [PSC].
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Asia-Pacific / Emerging Markets
Bigger Rodents Escape the Mainland to Island Getaways. The clip was also picked up by MSNBC.
“Doing This by Yourself: A Teenage Father, Now a Single Dad” A multimedia piece on Travis Luciano, a single teenage father in the Bronx.
“Bronx Boxer Keeps Chasing Golden Gloves Dream” A multimedia piece on Javier Baez, part of the adopt a boxer program at World Class Boxing Gym in the East Bronx who made it to the Golden Gloves Final at Madison Square Garden.
“A Brooklyn Mother’s Plea in the Bronx” In 2008 18-year-old Christopher Robinson was beaten to death at Rikers Island. His mother Charnel Robinson now wants to sue the inmates and correctional officers she holds accountable.
“At Risk of Being Positive” A long-form feature that examines HIV/AIDS in the Highbridge section of the Bronx.
“Who Won the Mayoral Debate?” Mayor Bloomberg and former New York City comptroller Bill Thompson go head to head at Museo del Barrio in the first televised debate, leading up to the 2009 mayoral election.
“Demonstrations Break the Silence of an East Jerusalem Neighborhood” A feature on settlement conflicts in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood of East Jerusalem.
“Write of Passage” An interview with Karl-Heinz Handke, President Western Hemisphere, MontBlanc
“Art Dekho!” A photoessay on art deco and gothic architecture in Mumbai.
“When Virtuosos go Virtual” A feature on the influence of online and gaming culture on art.
“Salaam Bombay” A long-form human interest feature on the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai.
“Keeper of Memories” A feature on Amitav Ghosh and his novel The Sea of Poppies.
“Flash Forward” Review of sci-fi novel Generation 14 and a Q & A with author Priya Sarukkai Chabria.