Boracay is trying to exchange its party-island reputation for something quieter and more eco-friendly. Experts predict the island will become a test case in whether increasingly crowded getaways around the world can recover from decades of tourism strain and environmental damage.
Autocracy is making a comeback, seeping into parts of the world where it once appeared to have been vanquished. But it is a sleeker, subtler and more sophisticated version than before, twisting democratic principles into tools of state control. Here are the stories of citizens fighting back.
Story by Griff Witte | Photos by Michael Robinson Chavez
With Parliament set to vote on her compromise exit plan, protesters mounted a “Brexit Betrayal” demonstration, demonizing May. A larger crowd of counterprotesters also rallied, some calling for a second referendum.