Yassin Abuukar, Kowthar Adraman and Kamal Hassan at Moria refugee camp on Lesbos.  The three Somali journalists seek asylum in Euripe. Image by Jeanne Carstensen. Greece, 2016.
December 6, 2016 / PRI's The World by Jeanne Carstensen

Like many journalists in Somalia, they have been targeted by Al-Shabab. But despite the dangers they face at home, under the EU-Turkey agreement they face likely deportation back to Turkey.

Rosalie Sewap attended the Guy Hill Indian Residential School (1959–1969)
December 1, 2016 / CBC Radio by Daniella Zalcman

Grantee Daniella Zalcman speaks with CBC Radio Saskatchewan about her new book "Signs of Your Identity."

The writer Hu Fayun at his home in Wuhan, summer 2016. Image by Sim Chi Yin/VII Photos.
November 30, 2016 / The New York Review of Books by Ian Johnson, Sim Chi Yin

Talking China: the latest in a series of interviews with Chinese thinkers on how they push for change, the writer Hu Fayun reflects on how tough it is to remain an honest person inside the system.

November 29, 2016 / PBS NewsHour by Nick Schifrin, Zach Fannin

President-elect Donald Trump has has threatened to pull out of trade agreements with Mexico. How will this affect lives on both sides of the border?

A Donald Trump piñata in the center of Mexico City. Many Mexicans are deeply fearful of Trump's enacting his campaign promises to cancel or alter NAFTA, restrict remittances sent to Mexico from the United States, deport millions of undocumented immigrants living in the U.S., and build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Image by Nick Schifrin. Mexico, 2016.
November 23, 2016 by Nick Schifrin, Zach Fannin

Donald Trump has targeted Mexico more than any other country, promising to build a wall, deport millions of Mexicans from the U.S., and cancel NAFTA. PBS NewsHour examines how Mexico is...

In the dry riverbed that separates Mexico from the United States, the promise of a better life is only a few hundred feet away. This woman is a 23-year-old Mexican from Ciudad Juarez who asked to remain anonymous. Everything beyond the flood light is El Paso, Texas, on the other side of the fence. She is trying to cross illegally. “There’s work here but the wages are very low,” she told us this past weekend. “You can barely survive here… Life there is better than here.” Image by Nicholas Schifrin. Mexico, 2
November 23, 2016 / PBS NewsHour by Nick Schifrin, Zach Fannin

Mexicans feel pressure to cross the border before Trump presidency.

Elwood Friday. St. Phillips Indian Residential School (1951–1953): “I’ve never told anyone what went on there. It’s shameful. I am ashamed. I’ll never tell anyone, and I’ve done everything to try to forget.” Image by Daniella Zalcman. Canada, 2015.
November 21, 2016 / BuzzFeed by Daniella Zalcman

BuzzFeed interviews Daniella about her new book, Signs of Your Identity.

November 18, 2016 / FotoEvidence by Daniella Zalcman

Pulitzer Center grantee Daniella Zalcman's "Signs of Your Identity" work is now available as a hardback book.

Feminists protest sexual violence in Kyiv, Ukraine. Image by Misha Friedman. Ukraine, 2016.
November 16, 2016 / The Odessa Review by Sophie Pinkham

Over the last several months, the Ukrainian taboo against speaking out against sexual violence has been broken. A landmark Kyiv protest calls attention to sexual violence in Ukraine.

Roshak, a Kurdish-Syrian refugee, poses in front of a trendy cafe in Berlin's Kreuzberg neighborhood. Image by Laura Kasinof. Berlin, 2016.
November 15, 2016 / Virginia Quarterly Review by Laura Kasinof

Five refugees in Berlin talk about what the label 'refugee' means to them

November 14, 2016 by Tomas van Houtryve

As 21st century refugees cross Europe with their smartphones, they've left behind a trail of digital breadcrumbs documenting their exile.

Waiting
November 7, 2016 / Untold Stories by Robin Shulman

Six-year-old Hala Tameem and her four brothers and sisters are excited to start a new school in Des Moines. But they worry other kids won't like them because they're Syrian.

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