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A free press stands as a bulwark against authoritarianism, government corruption, environmental exploitation and countless other wrongs and human rights violations found around the world. Pulitzer Center stories tagged with “Media” feature reporting on journalists and news organizations, their reporting techniques and methods, as well as their importance in preserving healthy democracies.Use the Pulitzer Center Lesson Builder to find and create lesson plans on media.

 

Ukraine Secedes

As Crimea officially joins Russia, international observers shift their attention to the future of Ukraine.

Turkey vs. Twitter

A ban on the social-media platform demonstrates how tone-deaf the country’s leadership has become in its zeal for control.

Consumer Data Privacy in Politics

Political campaigns' usage of personal data may strike some voters as a "creepy" infringement of privacy, but the regulation of this data also raises important questions about free speech.

Hannibal's Hungry Tumblr Fandom

In the Internet age, it's sometimes loyalty — not Nielsen ratings — that determine a show's future prospects.

Turkey: A Journalist Deported

A few days after Azeri journalist Mahir Zeynalov is deported by the Turkish government, Today's Zaman tries to tell its story.

How to Read Afghanistan

Vanessa Gezari, author of a new book on the Afghanistan murder of social scientist Paula Loyd, says the US military still stumbles through an Afghan culture it barely understands.

Left Behind: Mothers in Chicago

It takes a split second to pull the trigger of a gun. But the families left behind have to deal with the loss of a loved one — and sometimes the question of guilt for a lifetime.