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.
At least 19 Syrian child refugees have died in Turkish factories since 2013. Image by Emily Kassie. Turkey, 2016.
January 23, 2017 /
Arthur Jones, Emily Kassie
Emily Kassie and Malia Politzer were nominated for an Ellie award for their Pulitzer Center-funded refugee project.
A club on an island in the middle of the Bosphorus. Image by Joshua Kucera. Turkey, 2016.
January 23, 2017 / Slate
Joshua Kucera
Where's the Real Border Between Europe and Asia?
Kraków’s town hall decorated for Flag Day. Image by Ben Mauk. Poland, 2017.
January 20, 2017 / Granta
Ben Mauk
Ben Mauk visits Poland to investigate the role of the foreigner in a country that has embraced illiberal populism.
Image by Anton Zelenov, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
January 19, 2017 / The New York Review of Books
James Fenton
Nearly 6,000 drug dealers and users in the Philippines have been summarily executed since President Rodrigo Duterte took office in June.
January 17, 2017
Jon Sawyer
Madeleine Albright and Stephen Hadley discuss Middle East Strategy Task Force findings. Pulitzer Center Executive Director Jon Sawyer moderates event at Washington University in St. Louis.
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
Jonathan Blitzer
How American immigration policy has fueled an unlikely industry in El Salvador.
Close to 40 men and women sit around a table and share a meal inside the kitchen of the shelter.
January 13, 2017
Xyza Bacani
Singapore is a prosperous country in Asia and migrant workers have played an important role in its success, but at what cost?
A church in Singapore where some migrant workers worship. Image by Xyza Bacani. Singapore, 2016.
January 12, 2017 / The New York Times
Xyza Bacani
Migrant workers are invisible people,We are like air. People need us but they don’t see us. We exist to please them, to serve them, but they don’t really see us as part of the society.
A young Syrian refugee packs tea boxes under a table in a Turkish factory near his refugee camp on the Turkey-Syria border.
January 10, 2017 / WNYC Radio
Malia Politzer, Emily Kassie
Journalists Malia Politzer and Emily Kassie discuss their project in the HuffingtonPost Highline, “The 21st Century Gold Rush: How the refugee crisis is changing the world economy."
Teacher Ou Shuiming's class photographed in 1983.
January 4, 2017
Rong Xiaoqing
Why are people who were smuggled to the U.S. from a rural high school in China three decades ago now going back to China?
January 4, 2017 / Foreign Policy
Rong Xiaoqing
Before she died in prison, 'Sister Ping' smuggled thousands from an obscure middle school to U.S. shores. Some now wish they'd never left.
A bus in San Pedro Sula awaits deportees from detention centers in the US. Image by Emily Gogolak.
January 3, 2017
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.