Feminism in the Asia-Pacific region

What is feminism? For many, the idea of what feminism looks like is strongly associated with more common feminist movements in the West, yet feminism […]

Toil & Trouble For Suspected Sorcerers in Papua New Guinea

When Raphael Kogun’s uncle became gravely ill in 2006, his family’s immediate response was to recruit a witch doctor in the hope of finding out […]

Make Mongolia Great Again

On the 7th of July Mongolia elected a new president: Khlatmaaglin Battulga.  Like his northern counterpart, Battulga is a martial arts champion and one of […]

Islamic Warriors: Pakistani soldiers in Arab armies

Every year thousands of Pakistanis leave their homeland to take up arms in the deserts of the Arabian Peninsula, enlisting in the armed forces of […]