Image by Misha Friedman. Russia, 2013.
by Misha Friedman
With homophobic rhetoric now legitimized by federal law, being gay in Russia can be extremely dangerous.
Human Rights, Human Rights, LGBT issues
Reinventing China’s Emptying Countryside. Image by Leah Thompson. China, 2013.
by Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson
As China rapidly urbanizes, many villages—and their distinct cultural heritage and folk traditions—disappear daily. Two urban Chinese artists go back to the land in search of meaning in modern China.
by Bregtje van der Haak
The journalist behind the Atlas of Pentecostalism explains the origins and techniques of a uniquely innovative reporting project.
Africa, Religion and religious tolerance, World Religions
by Craig Welch, Steve Ringman
Reporter Craig Welch shares his reporting from Indonesia on a community threatened by climate change and ocean acidification.
Climate change, Food security, Ecosystems, Renewable and Nonrenewable Resources
by Kenneth R. Weiss
Journalist Ken Weiss has spent several years documenting the causes and consequences of rapid global population growth.
Asia, Climate change, Gender issues, Health, Human Rights
Atlas of Pentecostalism
by Bregtje van der Haak, Richard Vijgen
An interactive visual guide to the world's most rapidly growing religious movement.
Globalization, Religion and religious tolerance
by Eben Harrell, David E. Hoffman
Will leftover plutonium from the Cold War fall into the hands of terrorists? Journalists David Hoffman and Eben Harrell discuss their reporting in Kazakhstan.
by Justin Catanoso
Meet journalist Justin Catanoso who is reporting on climate change from the depths of the Peruvian rainforest.
Climate change, Ecosystems, Effect of Human Activities on the Earth, Environmental Public Policy
by Amanda Ottaway, Micah Fink
What do you know about Jamaica beyond its reputation as a famed island paradise? Filmmaker Micah Fink, along with Maurice Tomlinson and Tom Decker, visited St. Louis classrooms to discuss.
Human Rights
by Jason Motlagh
Jason Motlagh returns to Bangladesh to investigate its export garment industry in the wake of the Rana Plaza tragedy.
Asia, Economics, Globalization, Human Rights
by Sharon Schmickle
Journalist Sharon Schmickle reports on food security in Africa. Four Tanzanian journalists join her to look into the reasons behind malnourishment in their country and the struggles farmers face.
Africa, Food security
by Alisa Roth, Hugh Eakin
Journalists Alisa Roth and Hugh Eakin traveled the perimeter of Syria, to Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Northern Iraq to cover the Syrian refugee crisis.
refugees, Modern Day Conflicts
by Paul Salopek, Homa S. Tavangar
Paul Salopek and Homa Tavangar discuss the educational implications of Paul Salopek's "Out of Eden" seven year walk.
Africa, World History, Modern Day Conflicts, World Religions
by Homa S. Tavangar
"Be a friend to the whole human race"— Pulitzer Center developmental workshop in Philadelphia brings journalists and educators together.
Africa, Religion and religious tolerance, Immigration, World History
Image by Devon Smith. Northern Ireland, 2013.
by Devon Smith
It has been 15 years since the end of Northern Ireland's Troubles yet in Belfast, a city carved by "Peace Walls," the tension is still palpable.
Regional/border disputes, Religion and religious tolerance, Prejudice, Discrimination, and Stigma, Modern Day Conflicts
by Amanda Ottaway, Roger Thurow
"Some people talk about feeding the planet. I talk about nourishing it," Pulitzer Center grantee told Springside Chestnut Hill students in a talk at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center.
Food security
Sex Work and Sexual Exploitation in Brazil
by Lauren Wilks
Prostitution is not illegal in Brazil. Yet a campaign to “clean-up” the country’s image ahead of the World Cup is rendering those working in Brazil’s sex industry increasingly vulnerable.
Economics, Gender issues, Health
by Yochi Dreazen, Adrian Fadil
In preparation for a visit by Pulitzer Center grantee Yochi Dreazen, a Davidson alumna writes an article highlighting both Dreazen's work and that of the College's recent Pulitzer Center fellows.
Modern Day Conflicts
by Kem Knapp Sawyer
Pulitzer Center editor Kem Knapp Sawyer opened the Global Classrooms Model UN conference with a talk on child soldiers—and on programs aimed at helping them find "the resilience to begin again."
Human Rights
by Robin Hammond
Robin Hammond discusses the mental health issues facing former child soldiers. His work documents the treatment of mental health issues in various African countries, focusing specifically on Liberia.
Africa, Human Rights