Hyacinth Mascarenhas
Hyacinth Mascarenhas
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Aug. 1, 2014

13 Photos That Show a Side to Sudan You Rarely See in the Media

A beautiful country with beautiful people.

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Aug. 1, 2014

Vivid Photos Capture the Aftermath of a Massive Gas Explosion in Taiwan

A tragic day for Taiwan.
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July 28, 2014

19 Photos That Capture the Beauty of Eid Around the World

The Muslim celebration is truly an international holiday.
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July 25, 2014

9 Beautiful Photos That Show How Young People Come of Age Around the World

This is what becoming an adult looks like in different cultures.
July 25, 2014

Why the West Loves Fake Stories About Jihadists Repressing Women

No, Islamic State (IS) did not order all women to undergo genital mutilation in Iraq.
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July 18, 2014

11 Photos of Breakfast Around the World Show What Americans Should Really Be Eating

No Lucky Charms or Cocoa Puffs here.

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July 14, 2014

9 Images That Show How Argentina Is Still Great Despite Losing the World Cup

It's a country to be proud of.
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July 11, 2014

11 Vintage Images That Will Make You Wish You Lived in Cairo in the 1960s

Quick, find a time machine.
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July 9, 2014

11 Beautiful Photos That Show How Weddings Are Celebrated Around the World

Not every wedding involves a bride in a white dress.
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July 7, 2014

The Relatives of a Murdered Palestinian Teen Receive Comfort From an Unlikely Source

In the midst of rising tensions between Palestinians and Israelis, a powerful moment of hope.
July 4, 2014

A Dutch Court Just Made a Big Statement on Racism — and the Rest of the World Should Follow Suit

It's time to make some traditions history.

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July 4, 2014

19 Powerful Photos That Will Change the Way You Think About What It Means to Be American

This is what "America, the Beautiful" really means.
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July 2, 2014
July 1, 2014

Europe Just Made It Clear That Human Rights Are for Everyone – Unless You're Muslim

The European Court for Human Rights just upheld a troubling law.
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July 1, 2014

How the U.S. Screwed Up Latin America, in 7 Classic Historical Cartoons

The U.S. has a long-running history of meddling in the affairs of its neighbors to the south.
June 30, 2014

The Surprising History Behind Ramadan in the United States

The annual Muslim ritual has deep and painful roots in the U.S.

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June 27, 2014

15 Powerful Quotes From the World's Most Humble President

No other world leader has the guts to say these things.
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June 25, 2014

A Radical School in France Has No Curriculum, Teachers or Lesson Plans

It's time for a revolution.
June 19, 2014

How Iceland Became the Most Feminist Country in the World

Ladies, pack your bags.
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June 17, 2014

The History of Coffee Began in a Tiny City You've Probably Never Heard Of

Your favorite mocha dates back much farther than Starbucks