December 7, 2016 /
Elisabeth Zerofsky
Journalist Elisabeth Zerofsky talks about the French government's efforts to create new deradicalization programs to address the increase in young French citizens drawn to jihadism.
November 23, 2016 / The New Yorker
Elisabeth Zerofsky
“Heaven Will Wait” draws from real stories of teen-age girls in France who joined networks of jihadists.
A warder patrolling a cell block at Fresnes, one of France’s biggest jails, during a visit I made earlier this month. Image by Christopher de Bellaigue. France, 2016.
September 30, 2016 /
Christopher de Bellaigue
Pulitzer Center-supported journalist Christopher de Bellaigue speaks with students and faculty during Campus Consortium visit.
The Chateau de Pontourny is France's first ever Center for Reintegration and Citizenship, a residential center for the prevention of radicalization
September 2, 2016
Elisabeth Zerofsky
The French government is pouring money into developing new "deradicalization" programs for French youth. But does anyone really know how to "deradicalize" someone?
Beginning in September, the Chateau de Pontourny will be used for France's first ever Center for Reintegration and Citizenship, a residential center for the prevention of radicalization. Image by Elisabeth Zerofsky. France, 2016.
September 1, 2016 / Foreign Policy
Elisabeth Zerofsky
France is rolling out an experimental center to de-radicalize homegrown extremists. The problem is no one really knows how to stop a terrorist before he picks up a gun.
April 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Talia Schmitt
Organizations debate the use of "climate-smart" agricultural practices, leaving many farmers confused and concerned.
April 8, 2016 / WBEZ
Christopher de Bellaigue
Grantee Christopher de Bellaigue speaks with WBEZ Worldview host Jerome McDonnell on deradicalization in French jails.
April 3, 2016 / The American Prospect
Christopher de Bellaigue
The security-based approach adopted by the French government to the crisis over radicalisation may be storing up trouble for the future.
March 25, 2016
Christopher de Bellaigue
Grantee Christopher de Bellaigue investigates the impact of deradicalization programs in the French prison system.
March 22, 2016
Tom Hundley, Christopher de Bellaigue
The plan inside French jails to "save" extremists.
March 17, 2016 / The Guardian
Christopher de Bellaigue
France is starting a controversial program to combat Islamic radicalization in jails—where many of the country's most notorious terrorists learned extremism. Will it work?
March 17, 2016
Christopher de Bellaigue
French authorities are countering Islamic radicalism in prisons with a ground-breaking new program.
March 1, 2016 / DW
Ana P. Santos
Migrant parents are using social media to raise their kids from afar. But a virtual presence enabled by technology is hardly a substitute for the intimacy of physical closeness.