Reports by Pulitzer Center journalists for print, online and broadcast news outlets
September 30, 2014 / Harper's Magazine 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 25, 2014 / Nautilus
Amy Maxmen
In Ethiopia, paleontologists are pushing back the clock on humanity’s origins.
September 23, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
Two years after South African police shot at striking miners, neither Lungisile Madwantsi—nor his country—has healed.
August 20, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Ty McCormick
Renewed fighting in the war-torn country has derailed humanitarian relief efforts, and now tens of thousands are facing starvation.
August 20, 2014 / The Atlantic
Alice Su
Amid the millions of refugees from Syria flooding into Lebanon and Jordan, one minority group is the most marginalized of all. Palestinians are refugees with literally nowhere to go.
August 19, 2014 / Harper's Magazine
Jenna Krajeski
In Iraq's Kurdistan a small mental health clinic deals with the consequences of multiple traumas over many years.
August 18, 2014 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Meg Jones, Meghan Dhaliwal
Members of the Wisconsin National Guard's 829th Engineer Co. have been in Afghanistan since early June. The weeks on Camp Marmal’s landscape blend into each other.
August 18, 2014 / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Meg Jones, Meghan Dhaliwal
Newlyweds Ashlee Volk and Seth McKenzie are both in Afghanistan with the Wisconsin National Guard, but they serve in different platoons stationed in different places.
August 18, 2014 / National Geographic
Tomas van Houtryve
The uses of photography in drones: Has the medium itself become weaponized?
August 15, 2014 / The Guardian
Jack Shenker, Jason Larkin
Two years ago, 34 striking miners in South Africa were shot dead by security forces. The cover-up was a national scandal. But do this summer’s wage protests herald a major force for change?
August 14, 2014 / Sada
Alice Su
Jordan’s attempt to prioritize Syrian and Iraqis refugees leaves its other asylum seekers underserved.
August 14, 2014 / GlobalPost
Jessica Hatcher, Marc Hofer
Lake Turkana is the world's biggest desert lake, a vital source of life for humans and animals alike. But its lifeline is about to be cut by a push for development.
August 13, 2014 / The New Republic
Jenna Krajeski
When Sunni militants with the Islamic State pushed into northern Iraq, Kurdish peshmerga were tasked with fighting them. But the peshmerga have not always represented a unified Kurdistan.

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