Issue 3791

2012: The year in pictures

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Issue 3791 29th Dec 2012

Photographs bring home world events in a way that even great writing cannot. Whether the news is of conflict, natural disaster or of public or private celebration, a striking image can give us a lasting connection to the moment.

Bridge to a bloody history

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By Karl du Fresne in

Issue 3791 27th Dec 2012

Decades may have passed since the epochal civil rights struggles of the 1950s and 1960s, but it’s still virtually impossible to travel in the Deep South without being confronted by the past.

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