Posts Tagged ‘International Affairs’

A Roma village and a global struggle for justice

Posted on: February 8th, 2014 by iainmarlow | No Comments

A ghastly crime in a Romanian village sparks mob violence against the local Roma minority, leading to an international quest for justice that stretches from a small shanty town in Eastern Europe to Toronto.

Lunch with Shashi Tharoor

Posted on: January 23rd, 2014 by iainmarlow | No Comments

A lunch conversation between Review editor Iain Marlow and the diplomat, author and Indian politician Shashi Tharoor.

Can foreign reporting be crowdfunded?

Posted on: February 24th, 2013 by iainmarlow | No Comments

Canadian freelance journalist Naheed Mustafa is trying to crowdsource funding for an expensive reporting trip to Afghanistan and Pakistan. What does her campaign say about the broader journalism industry and foreign reporting in an age of shrinking newsroom budgets?

The technicolour streets of Lagos

Posted on: December 17th, 2012 by iainmarlow | No Comments

Welcome to Lagos, Nigeria, where the chaotic streets of the biggest city in Africa’s most populous country pulsate with the energy of an economy on the uptick, a place where anything—including the wildest kinds of corruption—is possible.