January 11, 2009 /
This Gateway provides compelling material related to the role of women in society and the impact of industrialization and international development on women, children, and families.
Many young Kashmiris are subscribing to the Salafist strain of Islam, a stricter and more puritanical faith than the mystical Sufism that is indigenous to the region. Image by Tariq Mir. Kashmir, 2011.
September 28, 2016 / Boston Review
Tariq Mir
In the name of fighting radical Islam, Indian troops have gone to war with civilian protests in Kashmir.
September 12, 2016 /
John Morrison
A panel discussion on the people and issues behind "Fractured Lands," a landmark issue of The New York Times Magazine on the makings of tragedy in the modern Middle East.
Fractured Lands
September 8, 2016
Fareed Mostoufi, Scott Anderson, Paolo Pellegrin, Ben Solomon
This week's newsletter highlights lessons that explore "Fractured Lands" and the "Power of Poetry"
September 7, 2016
Jon Sawyer
Impunity for Syria's war criminals, new HIV treatments in South Africa, and a new approach to deradicalization in France in this week's newsletter.
Erdogan speaking as Prime Minister of Turkey. Photo courtesy of google images.
September 4, 2016 / The Guardian
Christopher de Bellaigue
It's commonly argued that President Erdogan's regime is a perversion of democratic norms. In fact, in the light of burgeoning populism around the world, his demokrasi is the new normal.
Satellite image of Hurricane Katrina.
September 1, 2016
Paul A. Kramer
As the U.S. government responded to Hurricane Katrina what difference did it make that the nation was at war? In what ways were post-Katrina relief operations experienced as the war “coming home"?
Syrian War Crimes
September 1, 2016 / The New Yorker
Ben Taub
Syria's war has become a conflict in which international war crimes carry no consequences.
Image by Ben Taub. Europe, 2016.
August 31, 2016
Ben Taub
Journalist Ben Taub discusses his project, "The Assad Files," the story of how a group of war crimes investigators smuggled 600,000 pages of government documents out of Syria.
Hajaj refugees
August 23, 2016
Tom Hundley
Reactions to "Fractured Lands," the last leprosy patients in Sri Lanka, and the health effects of the Olympics in this week's newsletter.
IDP Camp
August 22, 2016
Patrick Reilly, Scott Anderson, Paolo Pellegrin, Ben Solomon
Landmark reporting project with The New York Times Magazine strikes a chord with readers around the world.
Fractured Lands
August 16, 2016 / Democracy Now
Scott Anderson
"Fractured Lands" author Scott Anderson speaks with Democracy Now! about reporting for this project.
Ben Gardane
August 16, 2016
Jon Sawyer
Read the landmark NYT Magazine issue "Fractured Lands" by Pulitzer Center grantees Scott Anderson, Paolo Pellegrin, and Ben Solomon.

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