December 23, 2015 /
Evey Wilson
The Pulitzer Center staff share favorite images from 2015.
October 23, 2015 /
Misha Friedman, Evey Wilson
Misha Friedman's photography that focuses on the fear of being gay in Russia will be at FotoWeekDC 2015.
October 23, 2015 /
Misha Friedman, Nora FitzGerald
Join us for a conversation with Pulitzer Center grantees Nora FitzGerald and Misha Friedman, and special guest Dmitry Chizhevsky, a Russian who was a victim of anti-LGBT violence.
May 16, 2013 / Untold Stories
James V. Wertsch
There’s much to be learned about what drove the alleged bombers at the Boston Marathon. One place to start: the contested histories and unresolved tensions in their native North Caucasus.
February 22, 2013
Tom Hundley
“How could a country so ambitious of first-world status blithely allow millions of its own citizens to die needlessly?" Greg Gilderman reports on Russia's disavowal of public health best practices.
February 19, 2013 / World Affairs Journal
Gregory Gilderman
The Russian government claims it is taking steps to halt the country's devastating AIDS epidemic. The facts on the ground tell a different story.
February 19, 2013
Gregory Gilderman, Misha Friedman
The Russian Federation confronts two devastating epidemics: widespread heroin abuse and HIV/AIDS. It appears to be losing the battle against both.
December 18, 2012 / The Daily Beast
Anna Nemtsova
Looking for new ways to save their souls, Russians flock to self-proclaimed dieties of the frozen north and wait for the end.
December 11, 2012 / The Daily Beast
Anna Nemtsova
To prepare for the end of the world—a.k.a. the Mayan calendar’s doomsday on Dec. 21—Russians are clearing out the store shelves in the far north and east, the first place the apocalypse will hit.
December 8, 2012 / Russia Beyond the Headlines
Anna Nemtsova
Along their common border, the Chinese are still learning Russian grammar and moving to Russia, but cheap housing and job opportunities are starting to lure increasing numbers of Russians to China.
November 25, 2012 / Untold Stories
Gregory Gilderman
Heroin addiction has fueled Russia's HIV/AIDS crisis, but it has also caused emotional pain and loss among millions of people. One young man shares his story.
November 21, 2012 / Foreign Policy
Eve Conant
After decades of flirting with nuclear power, Turkey is finally going to get it first reactors thanks to a unique financing deal offered by Russia.
October 29, 2012 / The Daily Beast
Anna Nemtsova
Celebratory gun salutes are a traditional feature of North Caucasus nuptials, but the custom is causing havoc in Mosocw.