February 6, 2014
On Feb. 14, the Pulitzer Center releases its newest e-Book on the environmental and human prices of gold mining. Whether this resource is produced in a way that is fair to all is very much up to us.
January 19, 2014 /
The New Yorker
While Turkey's government tries to survive a corruption scandal, a tiny fishing village bears the hope and burden of Istanbul's breakneck development.
January 10, 2014 /
Sulukule, a neighborhood on Istanbul's Golden Horn, is the face of the city's breakneck development and gentrification. Three young rappers hope that by representing it, they can transcend their home...
January 6, 2014 /
In the midst of a corruption scandal, Turkey's government blames Israel. Will Erdogan's scapegoating of international actors in times of trouble outlast his legacy?
November 23, 2013
Journalists Alisa Roth and Hugh Eakin traveled the perimeter of Syria, to Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Northern Iraq to cover the Syrian refugee crisis.
November 6, 2013 /
Throughout months of protests and brutal crackdowns Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan maintained much of his popularity. Is it only religion that binds Erdoğan and his base?
November 5, 2013 /
The New Yorker
On the 90th anniversary of the Turkish Republic, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan opened the "Marmaray project," a train connecting Europe to Asia. Not everyone celebrated.
October 30, 2013 /
The Gezi Park protests united Istanbul in Taksim Square, but three miles away the residents of Fatih tell a different story.
September 30, 2013
Journalist Jenna Krajeski discusses her project "Opportunity and Oppression in a Divided Kurdistan."
September 26, 2013
When protests flooded Turkey, they revealed deep problems. Police brutality, authoritarianism, and a fractured opposition moved from the margin to the spotlight. Today, what remains hidden?