April 10, 2013 /
The New Yorker
Barack Obama did not visit Sheikh Jarrah on his trip to the Holy Land last month. Had he done so, he would have seen firsthand a trip wire to peace in the region.
April 2, 2013 /
Health workers in India are overcoming cultural mistrust about polio immunization by turning to local Muslim clerics for support.
April 1, 2013 /
From sectarian violence to political marginalization, Egypt' s Coptic Christians are being pushed aside in the Muslim majority.
March 29, 2013
The neighborhood of garishly opulent mansions is aptly known to locals as "Cocainebougou," or Cocaine Town. It stands as testament to the sudden collapse of Mali.
March 22, 2013
President Obama was in Jerusalem this week on a visit that was expected to be long on symbolism and short on substance.
March 22, 2013
Yesterday in Pulitzer Center's education office, we hosted a Google Hangout between Cairo-based journalist Sharif Abdel Kouddous and 9th graders at Staples High School in Westport, CT.
March 21, 2013
Jerusalem, the meeting point of three major religions, is always set aside as the final item to be resolved in any discussion of Israeli-Palestinian peace. Have we waited too long?
March 21, 2013 /
With President Obama on a visit to Israel, journalist Sarah Wildman discusses her reporting on the eternally divided city of Jerusalem.
March 15, 2013
Wake Forest University student reporting fellow Yasmin Bendaas examines the tradition of facial tattooing in Algeria.
March 14, 2013
In northern Mali, far from Western eyes, a powerful Al Qaeda affiliate has managed to carve out what is effectively a new country. What they do with it will determine the future of the war on terror.