iOS app Android app

The Killing Fields

A Face in Pol Pot's Killing Fields

Brian C. Stiller | Posted 07.28.2013 | World
Brian C. Stiller

Monsoons are an annual event here. Rice fields depend on them. One follows the other, and as Reaksa points out in "After the Heavy Rain," grace gives courage and strength to move from terrible moments of fear and killing into new ways of seeing self and others.

The Killing Tree

Hillary Kaylor | Posted 07.21.2013 | Impact
Hillary Kaylor

The land is green, rolling and gentle-seeming in the way only places far from home can seem. Valleys are carved into the ground, covered in carpets of silky grass and steadfast moss.

Academy Awards: Voting Snobs and Oscar Snubs

David Aronchick | Posted 04.24.2013 | Entertainment
David Aronchick

Look at the history of the award for Best Picture. It is littered with bad choices that get more and more glaring over time as the titles that lost rise in popularity and prominence over those that won.

25 Great Movies for Our 'Historically Illiterate' Children

John Farr | Posted 04.04.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

If history itself is comprised of human stories, great movies can make those stories feel even more immediate, more human. With that in mind, here are twenty-five of my favorite historical films, and the subjects they cover.

Remembering John Lennon at Dharamshala

Jamyang Norbu | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamyang Norbu

I remember the exact night, thirty years ago, when I heard John Lennon had been murdered. I was in the hall of the kashag (the Tibetan cabinet) buildi...

HuffPost Review: And Everything Is Going Fine

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Spalding Gray was a unique, insightful and entertaining performer, who found ways to turn his life into his art. It's only fitting that that his life is told in his own words in And Everything is Going Fine.

Progress in Southeast Asia

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Patrick Takahashi

This is part two of my world odyssey, the first report being on "The Wonder of Korea". Today, some thoughts combining Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand. ...