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Indian Police Service officer Rema Rajeshwari stopped WhatsApp lynchings and fake news in at least 400 villages.
Jody Owens is trying to follow the footsteps of big-city reformers — in the Deep South.
Kunal Kamra is India’s Stephen Colbert … if Colbert were the only big-time comedian skewering American leaders.
Ronald Lamola, 35, could be president one day. But first, he needs to get his country’s legal system back on track.
Mitchie Brusco spends a lot of time in the air. Will he soar to record heights in the X Games?
Ali Abou Dehn advocates for victims of a previous war, while generating sympathy for new ones.
Netherlands-born Anne van Dam knows only one way to play: Bombs away.
Australian philosopher Glenn Albrecht coined the now widely recognized term “solastalgia.” Can he bring about a more optimistic spinoff?
Undrafted, unheralded, undaunted cornerback Michael Davis sees big things for this season
Rawda Alshreef, 53, is a Palestinian table tennis champion 13 years running. But navigating her conservative society is a challenge.
A four-time founder at age 27, Diane Keng is fixing your browsing experience with artificial intelligence — then conquering the rest of the world.
Leah Gottfried is documenting the complex love lives of an often overlooked community.