Bolivia's Fight Club

Bolivia’s Fight ClubAt the annual “Tinku” festival, Herman fights on the streets of Macha, Bolivia, in a ritual where the shedding of blood is believed to honour Mother Earth, “Pachamama”, and to bring about a good harvest in the year to...

Chile protesters turn against president

Chile protesters turn against presidentProtests against the cost of train travel are gathering momentum as anger turns against Chile’s billionaire president. Protests against the cost of train travel are gathering momentum as anger turns against Chile’s...

Korea: A Divided Nation, a United Table

Korea: A Divided Nation, a United TableKorea is a divided nation, and Koreans, a divided people. Can food be the common root that unites North Korea and South Korea? In the first episode of Fork the System, HyoJin Park and Joi Lee explore the connection between food...

Pakistan Train Fire Kills Dozens

Pakistan Train Fire Kills DozensISLAMABAD – A fire swept through a Pakistani train Thursday killing at least 46 people, police said, after a gas canister passengers were using to cook breakfast exploded. The fire destroyed three of the train’s carriages near the...