For some of Canada's residential school survivors, a picture has become worth a thousand words.
On @NewYorkerPhoto's Instagram photographer Daniella Zalcman shares images from her latest Pulitzer Center-supported project
A growing number of locales have become convinced that they have the tools to halt their AIDS epidemics. But in others, a vast distance separates the dream from the reality.
A less conventional look at the relationship between Canada's forced assimilation Indian Residential School system and the lives that were affected.
Almost every First Nations person has ties to Canada’s Indian Residential School system—a network of federally run, Christian boarding schools that were meant to assimilate indigenous youth.
Photographs document the struggles—and healing—of indigenous Canadians battling the legacy of the Indian Residential School system.
Alberta's Fort Chipewyan is experiencing an unusual incidence of a rare form of cancer. Its fish are showing up with odd deformities. Could these incidents be caused by the tar sands mines upstream?
There is little public awareness that, if built, the Keystone XL Pipeline will make avoiding catastrophic climate change much harder.
Environmentalists have had success slowing down, and maybe halting, the Keystone XL pipeline. But oil companies are making plans to ship tar sands oil from Alberta to the Gulf Coast no matter what.
Dan Grossman discusses soaring over the Alberta tar sands, the indigenous people on the front lines of the mining devastation, and his campaign to crowd-fund further work on this story.
A trillion dollars worth of heavy crude has attracted the world's oil titans to western Canada. The impact is colossal.
With government oversight in question and toxins piling up, residents say they are being poisoned and disempowered.