April 3rd, 2015 | Print

Sex Workers in Bangladesh’s Mega-Brothel | Vice News

Anupa says she doesn't know how old she is. A young bonded sex worker in Bangladesh's largest and oldest brothel, she was kidnapped by a broker and sold for $400. Now she is forced to have sex with multiple clients per day to pay off her ...

Tannery waste
April 3rd, 2015 | Print

Tanneries in Bangladesh

Six years ago, when Mohammad Rahman was just 11, his family couldn't afford to buy food or pay rent. As the eldest among his brothers, Rahman had to assume an adult role and make money fast. So he started work at a local tannery in Hazaribagh, a ...

April 3rd, 2015 | Print

An Epidemic of Brutal Sexual Assaults | Vice News

Two months ago, during the peak of monsoon season, Rohima was running late. She and her husband Ali, a local fisherman, left her sister-in-law's wedding late at night to get home to their three children. Rohima and Ali ran a few blocks through ...

March 14th, 2015 | Print

Dominican Northattan Resident Faces Terrorism Charges |

While downtown officials revealed more details today about the investigation that led to Saturday’s arrest of a Dominican Northattan resident on terrorism charges, uptowners worried about how the arrest might affect two of the city’s large ...

March 14th, 2015 | Print

No Way Out | Dhaka Tribune

A 3-part series on Taimur Hussain, an undocumented Bangladeshi immigrant to the US, and his struggle to change his immigration status. Part 1 Part 2 Part ...