September 27, 2012
Pulitzer Center grantee Reese Erlich discusses his reporting on the Arab Spring for launch of Campus Consortium partnership with South Dakota State University.
September 17, 2012
After decades of trampled hopes under President Hosni Mubarak, Egyptians are now working to figure out not only what they stand against, but what they stand for.
September 6, 2012 /
The Daily Beast
The fear of death has faded among Dagestan’s Salafi women. Kurbanova became the 42nd female suicide bomber in the last decade in Russia.
August 23, 2012 /
The New York Times
Benedicte Kurzen's exploration of the political and religious tensions behind post-election violence in northern Nigeria is featured in The New York Times photography blog Lens.
August 23, 2012 /
Huffington Post, Untold Stories
The tattoos that adorn the faces and bodies of elderly Chaouia women in rural Algeria may have roots as far away as Iraq. What the tatoos mean is largely a mystery. They soon may disappear for good.
August 22, 2012 /
Faith leaders joined with members of South Africa's parliament in a service mourning the 34 protesters killed in a clash with police at Lonmin's platinum mine near Johannesburg.
August 17, 2012 /
At age 90, Arjona Chergui not only remembers songs surrounding the old tattooing tradition, but still enjoys singing them.
August 14, 2012 /
A small West African country leads the Mali peace process. Burkina Faso’s growing reputation for stability and influence in West Africa is a sharp contrast to its image 20 years ago.
July 18, 2012 /
Turkey's political evolution has opened the door for criticism and humor too. The Young Civilians take on the military – and more. Will they become a model for others?
July 17, 2012 /
Turkish women snap to attention to defend their rights, declaring "Our bodies, our decision." But what else do they need to do?