Matthew ClayfieldAug 15, 2014
Kurdistan is back in the media spotlight as the Islamic State's power spreads -- and it's up to Kurdish ex-pats to keep it there, says Resho Bistuyek.
Matthew ClayfieldAug 8, 20141 Comment
Turkey's gearing up for its first presidential election, but Turkish commentator Okan Altiparmak has doubts about how democratic it will really be.
Matthew ClayfieldAug 1, 20144 Comments
If you're looking for a unique take on current events in Russia, the Twitter feed of Ukrainian-born, US-raised, ethnically Russian journalist and playwright Natalia Antonova is a good place to start.
Matthew ClayfieldJul 25, 2014
The GFC hit Spain hard, and the recovery from it has spurred a resurgence of the Left, says Spanish activist Pablo Gallego Garcia.
Matthew ClayfieldJul 11, 2014
Balancing the demands of elite cinephiles and casual cinema-goers is a challenge Melbourne International Film Festival artistic director Michelle Carey is ready to tackle.
Matthew ClayfieldJul 4, 20145 Comments
British writer Alexander Fiske-Harrison first entered the ring as a wannabe bullfighter, but has found his niche following in Hemingway's footsteps -- quite literally.
Matthew ClayfieldJun 27, 20144 Comments
When it comes to press freedom, the Peter Greste case is only the tip of the iceberg, says Courtney Radsch from the Committee to Protect Journalists.
Matthew ClayfieldJun 20, 2014
Johannesburg's city centre has a notoriously bad reputation, but an organisation started by two young South Africans is hoping to change that.
Matthew ClayfieldJun 13, 20141 Comment
In a country bound by government-related media restrictions, live-tweeting breaking news is both a sensible and revolutionary act, says Mustafa Kazemi.
Matthew ClayfieldMay 30, 20141 Comment
If you want to know what's happening in Russia, go straight to the source. Kevin Rothrock explains the "Wild West" of Russia's internet.