Every year, a group of activists assemble in deepest Georgia to stage a macabre ritual: the re-enactment of America’s last mass lynching Monroe, Georgia. There’s a tense atmosphere at the First African Baptist Church in […]
Sometimes a chance encounter yields the best stories. Running in Atlanta’s Piedmont Park one morning, I started talking to a fellow runner who turned out to be an actor. “We’re re-enacting a lynching down two […]
Once, this country was raped by environmental disaster machines. 25 years on, a ravaged region has reinvented itself – and is now Germany’s latest tourist attraction.
Antonio Monda knows all there is to know about his native Rome, and about Italian film. While driving around the Eternal City, he told me about his plans for the upcoming Rome Film Festival – and his […]
The Wine that came in from the Wet – Why would anyone want to store their wine beneath the sea? And can you actually drink the stuff? I went and found out. “When Friedrich Schatz wants […]
“There’s no way some kind of electronic steering of a luxury car has anything in common with barefoot distance running, of all things, so don’t even try.” If that’s what you’re thinking, let the Barefoot […]
Achieving great sound at outdoor gigs and inside cars is a tough ask. This piece for Infiniti / BOSE explains how it’s done.
Rio’s Booming Beach Economy is directly responsible for around 35,000 jobs, with another 200,000 created indirectly. I went to Ipanema’s legendary Posto 8 to find out more.
Rio’s favela pacification police UPP is losing the battle for the population’s hearts and minds. As a consequence, just as the World Cup approaches, Rio is crime is rising sharply. In an exclusive interview, Carlos […]