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A Carnaval of Resistance

Some of the most vital and vulnerable participants in Rio’s most famous party are fighting back against Brazil’s new government.

"Carnaval is a very political thing"

A Carnaval of Resistance

17 Things to Know Before You Go: Barranquilla

In Colombia's "Golden Gate," dance (and eat) all night, then take a healing swim in a volcano. Just don't give papaya.

A local's guide

17 Things to Know Before You Go: Barranquilla

Folktales and Nightmares

Although the Nigerian government claims to be winning the war on Boko Haram, schools are still under attack.

“If I start thinking, I’ll start going nowhere"

Folktales and Nightmares

The Run of Their Lives

Survivors recount a terrifying run from extremists after a university is attacked.

"How would I start again?”

The Run of Their Lives

R&K Insider: Too much news edition

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R&K Insider: Too much news edition

Education is Forbidden

The vicious Boko Haram movement in northeastern Nigeria targets children and schools.

Education is Forbidden

A Damascene Love Story in Bogota

The unlikely journey of one man from Syria to Bogotá.

A Damascene Love Story in Bogota
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R&K Insider: We Are All Ukrainians Edition

Russian spies, Russian lies, and the horrors of British champagne.

R&K Insider: We Are All Ukrainians Edition

The Fighting Azov Dolphins

In Ukraine, a group of young men escape the trauma of war with good old American football.

The Fighting Azov Dolphins

In the Land of Frankincense

The isolated territory of Somaliland sees the industry as both a blessing and a curse.

In the Land of Frankincense

The Friendliest Border

After centuries of East vs. West argument, Russia chooses both.

The Friendliest Border

R&K Insider: Bourdain and the Perils of Modern Travel Edition

Our collection of the most compelling happenings in food, politics, and travel from across the web.

R&K Insider: Bourdain and the Perils of Modern Travel Edition

Unbylined: A Q&A With An Iraqi Fixer

What it’s like to be a fixer

Unbylined: A Q&A With An Iraqi Fixer

Summering in the Land of Lukashenko

At a country house in Belarus, the simple life is not so simple

Summering in the Land of Lukashenko

A Very Comprehensive Guide to Getting Drunk at Disney World

You're Welcome.

A Very Comprehensive Guide to Getting Drunk at Disney World
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