November 23, 2016 / The New Yorker
Elisabeth Zerofsky
“Heaven Will Wait” draws from real stories of teen-age girls in France who joined networks of jihadists.
November 13, 2016 /
The following global affairs lesson plans for history, English, media and writing teachers present close reading, writing, discussion and hands-on activities that can be used to explore "Fractured...
November 7, 2016 /
Fareed Mostoufi, Scott Anderson
Thousands of students in schools, colleges and universities all over the world are connecting to "Fractured Lands" through Pulitzer Center's education resources and outreach
November 7, 2016
Anne-Michele Boyle
A 9th grade teacher describes how exploring "Fractured Lands" provided her students with a much greater understanding of the Arab world and a platform for improving critical thinking skills.
Image by Mehdi Hassan Khan.
November 1, 2016
Shakeeb Asrar, Urooj Kamran Azmi
To counter terrorism, the Pakistani government has started executing all those convicted of terrorism. But they have overlooked whether those convicted received a fair trial or not.
Iqbal Bano holds a photo of her son who is currently on death row in Lahore Central Jail.
November 1, 2016 / Untold Stories
Shakeeb Asrar, Urooj Kamran Azmi
Pakistan has the highest number of death row inmates in the world, a population believed to embody terrorists and criminals. However, not all of them deserve to be where they are.
October 17, 2016 / The Atlantic
Alice Su
Terror and religious extremism challenge a state unaccustomed to martyrdom narratives. Can a country doing business all over the world really avoid other peoples' politics?
October 7, 2016
Evey Wilson
This film explores the risks sometimes associated with reporting and the conversations reporters wish they had started back home. David Rohde, Michael Scott Moore and Diane Foley are featured.
September 7, 2016
Students will illustrate their critical reading of Fractured Lands and their assessment of the causes and effects of the crisis in the Arab World by creating a 30-foot timeline.  Students will...
The Chateau de Pontourny is France's first ever Center for Reintegration and Citizenship, a residential center for the prevention of radicalization
September 2, 2016
Elisabeth Zerofsky
The French government is pouring money into developing new "deradicalization" programs for French youth. But does anyone really know how to "deradicalize" someone?
Beginning in September, the Chateau de Pontourny will be used for France's first ever Center for Reintegration and Citizenship, a residential center for the prevention of radicalization. Image by Elisabeth Zerofsky. France, 2016.
September 1, 2016 / Foreign Policy
Elisabeth Zerofsky
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.
Mosque of Shaikh Mohammed Abdel Kareem in Al Jirief west area
August 24, 2016
Kira Zalan
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...
Fractured Lands
August 16, 2016 / Democracy Now
Scott Anderson
"Fractured Lands" author Scott Anderson speaks with Democracy Now! about reporting for this project.

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