September 1, 2016 /
France is rolling out an experimental center to de-radicalize homegrown extremists. The problem is no one really knows how to stop a terrorist before he picks up a gun.
August 24, 2016
Blacklisted as a state sponsor of terror, Sudan is waging its own fight against the Islamic State group. Can a government that's based itself in Islamist rhetoric part with its past and stay in power...
August 16, 2016 /
"Fractured Lands" author Scott Anderson speaks with Democracy Now! about reporting for this project.
August 12, 2016 /
The New York Times
Go inside the re-capture of Falluja with Ben Solomon's virtual-reality video for "Fractured Lands."
August 11, 2016
Scott Anderson discusses how he chronicles the lives of six people to tell the story of the collapse of the Middle East. "We're all living with the fall-out of what has happened in this region."
August 11, 2016
The unraveling of the modern Middle East, from the Iraq War to the rise of ISIS and the global refugee crisis. A landmark collaboration with The New York Times Magazine.
August 10, 2016
Connect students to this gripping modern history of the Middle East with lesson plans for K-12 and university students.
July 12, 2016
With a population numbering just 5 million, Central African Republic is a microcosm of sub-Saharan Africa's most enduring political and humanitarian crises. It is also the site of one of the...
June 24, 2016 /
In Assad-controlled regions of Syria, the Lebanese group is making friends, influencing militias, and developing a new model of asymmetric warfare.
June 7, 2016
China's Muslim minorities make up only two percent of the population, but comprise 20 million people. How do they relate to Islam, the state, the majority Han Chinese and one another?