For photographer Navid Baraty, New York City holds special meaning. It was in this place that he decided to leave behind his engineering career and pursue photography full time. Although this has since led him on assignments around the world, New York has continued to be a creative inspiration. And now, in a time when New York City needs help, he’s giving back.
To guard themselves against COVID-19, medical staff and grocery store clerks have to wear face masks from the beginning to...
Life has completely changed for many people during the global coronavirus lockdowns.
As cities and entire countries go on lockdown in an attempt to “flatten the curve” and slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, gyms are off limits. This is a blow for those whose routine it is to hit the treadmill or lift weights, so people are finding that they need to get creative when it comes to keeping up their fitness.
Racist graffiti rears its ugly head in urban environments around the world.
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Scotland is on the brink of making history by being the first country in the world to end “period poverty,” or the inability for people to obtain menstrual hygiene products due to financial hardship. On Tuesday, February 25, the Scottish Parliament approved legislation to make pads and tampons available without charge to anyone who needs them. These products would be stocked in public places and ready for pick-up at community centers, pharmacies, and youth clubs.
Teachers are some of the most important figures in a child’s life.
In Denver, one non-profit is showing how innovative thinking can be used to close the affordable housing gap and tackle...
Since 2014, faced with an increasingly dim economic and political situation, Venezuelans have been leaving their country in droves. In fact, the UNHCR estimates that there’s been an 8000% increase in Venezuelans seeking refugee status in the past 5 years, which has led to 4 million people now living abroad. It’s in this context that photographer Gregg Segal raised his lens to capture some of the faces that have been affected by these changes.
People around the world are in shock and saddened by the news of Australia’s bushfires.
Australia is burning like never before.