July 15, 2015 /
In the first installment of his journey through America's poorest towns, Matt Black documents poverty in the American southwest. Immigrants and citizens alike suffer from policies that keep them poor...
July 14, 2015 /
In the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, schoolchildren do not get meat or eggs in government-provided school lunches. Jainists are vegetarians, but many Indians (especially the poor) would prefer meat...
July 13, 2015 /
India's progressive school lunch program has helped curb hunger in classrooms. It has also provided stable jobs for cooks like Saroj, a domestic violence survivor.
July 10, 2015
Papua New Guinea has the highest rate of tuberculosis in the Pacific. Pulitzer Center grantee Benedict Moran visits remote clinics to look at why the disease is spreading.
July 6, 2015 /
After teaching underserved students, a writer and photographer return to document the struggling New York City educational system.
June 30, 2015
Writer Chris Kraul traveled to Nicaragua to explore the environmental impact of a new $50 billion interoceanic canal.
June 26, 2015
Aid organizations and governments spend billions on public health aid in developing countries. Why do so many Ebola and TB clinics still lack basic resources?
June 25, 2015 /
A silent killer: China's number one occupational disease kills three times as many workers as mining accidents each year.
June 23, 2015 /
Yale Environment 360
The flood that swept through the Indian state of Uttarakhand two years ago killed thousands of people. Now researchers are saying that melting glaciers and shifting storm tracks played a major role.
June 23, 2015 /
The New York Times
After years of working in an illegal gold mine, He Quangui, of China's Shaanxi Province, battles silicosis—an irreversible and painful lung disease.