September 30, 2014 / Harper's Magazine
by Jenna Krajeski, Sebastian Meyer

When the Islamic State pushed Iraqi Christians from their homes, many fled to Erbil in Iraqi Kurdistan. There, some sought refuge in the concrete frame of a future shopping mall.

September 24, 2014
by Carlos Javier Ortiz, Meghan Dhaliwal

Conversation in conjunction with Knights! exhibit offers unique opportunity to consider how to document gun violence realities in Central America, U.S.

September 22, 2014 / Untold Stories
by Alice Su

A photo portrait of refugee life in Lebanon, which has more Syrian refugees per capita than any other country. Without official camps or sufficient funding, these refugees struggle to survive.

September 17, 2014 / Voice of America
by Sebastian Meyer

Thousands of Iraqi Christians have fled their homes ahead of the Islamic State onslaught. Despite U.S. airstrikes, the prospect of these refugees returning is very low.

September 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
by Misha Friedman

Crimean officials ramp up homophobic rhetoric.

September 17, 2014
by Misha Friedman, Dimiter Kenarov

Russia's almost bloodless military annexation of the Crimean Peninsula from Ukraine has already claimed hundreds of human lives. LGBT people and drug users are among its first victims.

September 17, 2014
by Misha Friedman

Pulitzer grantee Misha Friedman travels to Russia to report on how LGBT communities have been affected by the amendment to Russia's Child Protection law, which effectively criminalized homosexuality.

September 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
by James Harkin

The Islamic State (ISIS) is recruiting increasing numbers of displaced Syrian youth. In many ways, it operates as a darkly militant variant of youth culture rebellion.

September 17, 2014
by James Harkin, Sebastian Meyer

One story the world cannot ignore is the slow and murderous fracturing of Iraq and Syria f

September 17, 2014
by Peter Gwin, Jon Sawyer

National Geographic Live takes in-depth look at reporting by Pulitzer Center-supported journalists.

September 16, 2014 / Newsweek
by James Harkin

Since the first week of July, Kobani has been under intense attack on all fronts. Though the results of the campaign are inconclusive, it’s clear that the Islamists are making incremental gains.

September 15, 2014 / Moment
by Yigal Schleifer

A member of the European Union, Hungary finds itself led by a populist who has publicly declared he would like to turn the country into an "illiberal democracy." Where does the country go from here?