A soldier walks through an alley in the vicinity of Methar Lam. Image by Cpl. James L. Yarboro. Afghanistan, 2005.
January 19, 2017 / Harper's
by May Jeong

What will await Trump in Afghanistan?

January 19, 2017
by May Jeong

The task of making peace in Afghanistan seem to have fallen on the shoulders of unlikely men. This is the story of their efforts to end the war in Afghanistan.

Image by Misha Friedman.  Russia, 2013.
January 18, 2017
by Arthur Jones

The Mercury News reported on a recent Pulitzer Center education team visit to Palo Alto High School.

A view of San Salvador from the northern outskirts of the city. Image by Jonathan Blitzer. El Salvador, 2016.
January 16, 2017
by Jonathan Blitzer

Thousands of Salvadorans deported by the Obama Administration find a surprising new life in an unfamiliar homeland.

An English language school in San Salvador, called EnglishCool. Its founder, Eddie Anzora, prepares students for work in the call centers. Image by Jonathan Blitzer. El Salvador, 2016.
January 16, 2017 / The New Yorker
by Jonathan Blitzer

How American immigration policy has fueled an unlikely industry in El Salvador.

A North Korean citizen enjoying herself at a shooting range in Pyongyang. Image by Laya Maheshwari. North Korea, 2016.
January 16, 2017 / Fandor
by Laya Maheshwari

In 1962, an American soldier defected to North Korea. He's still there. This documentary tells his story.

January 16, 2017
by Dominic Bracco II

Photojournalist reflects on seven years of regional reporting, speaking to the effects of global policy and economics on the lives of individuals and on their communities..

Guns line the wall of a private military company training centre in Hereford. Image by Matt Kennard. England, 2016.
January 10, 2017 / The Guardian
by Matt Kennard

With the SAS based nearby, this picturesque city has a long military history. Now Hereford is formalizing its place as a center for a controversial industry which boomed during the ‘war on terror'.

A bus in San Pedro Sula awaits deportees from detention centers in the US. Image by Emily Gogolak.
January 3, 2017
by Tom Hundley

This week: how immigrants are being mass incarcerated, cheap clothes for the U.S. means miserable conditions for Indian workers, and an impending genocide in South Sudan.

Investigator Iyad Haddad explains the injuries the different spent weapons in his office have done to Palestinians. Image by Matt Kennard. Palestine, 2016.
December 28, 2016 / The Electronic Intifada
by Matt Kennard

The Israeli arms industry is still marketing weapons used in Gaza and the West Bank as "battle-proven" and using the Palestinian territories as a "laboratory" to try them out.

A bus in San Pedro Sula awaits deportees from detention centers in the US. Image by Emily Gogolak. United States, 2016.
December 26, 2016 / The Nation
by Emily Gogolak

Families fleeing extreme violence in Honduras and seeking asylum in the U.S. were detained in for-profit detention centers in Texas and deported to that same violence without adequate due process.

Freshly-assembled caskets on the highway from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa. Image by Emily Gogolak. Honduras, 2015.
December 26, 2016
by Emily Gogolak

Emily Gogolak, from the field in Tegucigalpa, discusses her reporting on violence against women in Honduras and the deportations of mothers and children from immigration detention centers in Texas.

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