TEHRAN: Six years in the life of an adolescent crime gang that breaks into cars in the streets of Tehran.
SYRIA: «Yes, this area is under our control,» says a logistician of the Ahrar al-Sham, while pointing at a checkpoint on the map in front of him. «But to be honest, if I were you, I would stay away. People who have gone through this way, have gone missing.»
REFUGEE LIFE: Syrian refugees are rebuilding the Middle East while they wait to return home.
MYANMAR AND DEMOCRACY: Modern Times Review have met the lawyer who most likely became just too dangerous for the old Myanmar military: He was recently killed because he fought for the new democracy alongside Aung San Suu Kyi.
APOCALYPSE: A solitary greenhouse is the final outpost on Earth in Ben River’s prophetic science fiction-scenario, which stages the uncertain fate of the planet: deserted, with this greenhouse as its last remaining habitable place.
One philosophical question remains, and its answer will determine the continuing life on Earth, writes the author Erland Kiøsterud.
Is Karl Marx still able to show us the way forward - some 168 years after his book was initially published?