News and views from the Pulitzer Center team
July 25, 2016 Janice Cantieri, Lauren Shepherd
Washington University 2015 student fellow traveled back to Kiribati on a Fulbright-National Geographic fellowship to continue her reporting on the communities facing displacement due to global...
Kiev arrest
July 25, 2016
Patrick Reilly
As America grapples with police reform, it's also funding a new force in Ukraine.
"I ran away 27 times," said Marcel Ellery, who attended the Marieval Indian Residential School from 1987-1990. "But the (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) always found us eventually. When I got out, I turned to booze because of the abuse. I drank to suppress what had happened to me, to deal with my anger, to deal with my pain, to forget. Ending up in jail was easy, because I'd already been there." Image by Daniella Zalcman. Canada, 2015.
July 22, 2016
Daniella Zalcman
"Signs of Identity" is recognized for Zalcman's "creative approach" to documenting the lives of those who survived Canada's Indian Residential Schools.
Still image from ICIJ Fatal Extraction interactive website.
July 22, 2016
Eleanor Bell, Will Fitzgibbon
Six-part multimedia interactive in association with International Consortium of Investigative Journalists focused on investigation into dozens of Australian mining companies in Africa.
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July 20, 2016
kem knapp sawyer
Pulitzer Center grantees cover progress and challenges in the worldwide fight against AIDS.
Blade and black powder, Mali
July 19, 2016
Jane Darby Menton, Kateri Donahoe
Both men and women want to end the practice of female genital mutilation, according to new data released by UNICEF.
E-book: Religion in the Public Sphere
July 18, 2016
Patrick Reilly, Jon Sawyer
Academics and journalists gather at Washington University in St. Louis to explore religion's place in current international affairs. This free e-book captures the conversation and links out to...
Ukraine Police
July 15, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Nick Schifrin
This week's News Bite lesson explores Nick Schifrin and Zach Fannin's four-part film series investigating the global impacts of growing tension in Eastern Europe.
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July 12, 2016
Tom Hundley
Pulitzer Center grantees report from the front lines of the new Russia-NATO cold war.
July 11, 2016
Lauren Shepherd, Fareed Mostoufi
Intensive Summer Teacher Institute, co-organized by the University of Chicago and Pulitzer Center, gives educators chance to hear journalists, explore Lesson Builder, and learn ways to bring global...
Pharmacy staffer scans pill bottles
July 8, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Jon Cohen
This week's News Bite lesson investigates Jon Cohen's reporting on South Africa's efforts to prevent the spread of HIV.
Entebbe Airport hostage return
July 7, 2016
Tom Hundley, Helen Epstein
In 1971, Israel believed that Ugandan military officer Idi Amin would serve as loyal ally. It soon learned otherwise.
June 30, 2016
Katherine Doyle
Persephone Miel fellow and photojournalist Ako Salemi to report on climate change in Iran.