Two Forgotten Spies: Bianca Tam and Antonio Riva

Two Italian spies in China. Two opposite fates.

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Excerpts from “Women Making Herstory: 100 Years of Immigrant Women’s Lives and Work in Malmö”

“Women Making Herstory” accounts for immigrant women’s contributions to the cultural heritage to Malmö, Sweden through interviews with women.

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Culprits and Victims of Ethiopia’s State of Emergency Decree

Human rights conditions are at risk in Ethiopia, following last year’s state of emergency, media crackdowns, and violent protests.

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Alternative Lies

As the definition of truth itself is being questioned, the Erdoğan-led AK Party government threatens a free press and the secular regime.

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One’s Body is an Animal: A Conversation with Mary Gaitskill

“You tend to identify with what you’re looking at very closely.” -Mary Gaitskill

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SW Daily

  • Raining Snakes and Frogs

    Ukraine’s National Council on Television and Radio Broadcasting (NRCT) banned Ukrainian distributors from broadcasting TV Dozhd (Rain) in Ukraine, asserting that the channel did not recognize Ukraine’s borders. In short, it shows The Crimean peninsula as a part of Russia. Is it enough for restrictions?

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  • Some Notes on Translation

    “By adding to, subtracting from, and reinterpreting the original, the translator implies that he knows better than the original text knows, that in effect his mind is superior to its mind.” -Clayton Eshleman

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