July 12, 2012 /
In northern Mexico no rain means no pasture. Beef herds have been ravaged and the crops are decimated. Without water cattlemen are losing their livelihoods while farmers are facing ruin.
June 29, 2012
Chicago youth begin a six-week summer workshop in documentary filmmaking, a collaboration between Free Spirit Media and the Pulitzer Center.
June 22, 2012
Pulitzer Center Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights this week's reporting from Panama to Pakistan.
June 15, 2012
Capitol Hill meets the Hollywood Hills as Hillary Clinton and Ben Affleck join leaders in the global health field to call for an end to preventable child mortality.
June 15, 2012 /
Precious metals and the rainforest are at stake in a battle between Canadian mining companies and local communities in Panama, a struggle that conjures up images of the Spanish Conquistadors.
June 14, 2012
Photographer Dominic Bracco II recognized by inaugural Chris Hondros Award for tackling challenging stories with a 'brave and clear purpose.'
June 7, 2012
The Pulitzer Center congratulates Free Spirit Media student filmmakers on their award for "Peace Building in Chicago".
June 6, 2012 /
In northern Mexico desiccated cattle carcasses signal a changing climate. Local farmers look to new products, such as non-toxic grains that help retain moisture, to solve their problems.
June 1, 2012 /
In the midst of a killer drought, a lake in Chihuahua has dried up, 350,000 cattle have died, and farmers are spending up to $10,000 a month pumping underground water for irrigation.
May 11, 2012
Tom Hundley highlights this week's reporting on a clarinetist in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's free-market outlook, and Tariq Mir's dispatch about Salafism in Kashmir.