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  • ‘Hunger’: Addressing an everyday problem in the U.S.

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    August 24, 2016 | 10:58 am

    In 1997, a woman named Molly found a note tacked to the door of her $3 million house in a wealthy suburb of Detroit. The notice informed her that her home was going to be sold off at auction in just 30 days.

    It turned out that her husband had stopped paying the mortgage, sold all...

  • Photographer documents life in Darfur

    By Rachel Heller

    November 26, 2008 | 3:57 pm

    "When I first got to Iridimi and saw there was nothing, I asked myself: Is this really a place where a person can live?"

    So confided one Darfuri refugee to photographer Barbara Grover, who visited the Iridimi refugee camp in Chad last year to document the lives of those displaced by...

  • Whose ‘Land’ Is It?

    By Gaby Wenig

    November 18, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Barbara Grover had traveled the world photographing such heart-wrenching subjects as children living in trash dumps, but it was a garlic braid and a pair of kids' shoes in a bombed-out house that moved her most of all.

    That house belonged to Salah Shehada, commander of Hamas'...