June 30, 2015
Writer Chris Kraul traveled to Nicaragua to explore the environmental impact of a new $50 billion interoceanic canal.
June 30, 2015 /
The Somali pirates that held Michael Scott Moore captive for 977 days seemed not to care that the US does not negotiate with hostage takers. Should the US overhaul its current hostage policy?
June 29, 2015
Beth Gardiner discusses her reporting from Poland, a country with among the worst coal-driven health problems in Europe.
June 25, 2015 /
The White House will now allow ransom payments by the families of US hostages. PBS NewsHour's Margaret Warner interviews Pulitzer Center grantee Michael Scott Moore, a former Somali hostage.
June 23, 2015 /
Gold miner He Quangui is dying from silicosis. He records a message to Chinese President Xi Jinping, who called on Chinese citizens to leave their homes and work in mines.
June 19, 2015 /
It is hard to build an inter-oceanic canal discreetly. Still, Nicaragua's government is taking pains to conceal details about the canal and its corporate backers.
June 19, 2015 /
Residents of Nicaraguan villages along a proposed canal route fight for preservation, compensation, and recognition of the lives and homes that they've established over decades.
June 18, 2015
Pulitzer Center grantees Heather Pringle and Andrew Lawler traveled to the Amazon to report on isolated indigenous peoples' recent emergence from the forests.
June 15, 2015 /
Virginia Quarterly Review
A multimedia exploration of HIV/AIDS, homophobia, and the church in Jamaica, featuring a short documentary and a series of video poems.
June 12, 2015 /
Heather Pringle explains the history of contact between European and indigenous Mexicans, Central Americans, and South Americans, tracking the historical spread of disease and warfare.