The child support system that is set up to help children is also having a negative impact on poor families in Baltimore.
Maryland’s child support system often sets up poor families to fail, pulling parents, kids and communities under.
On primary day, it’s disproportionately black and rural voters who have to surmount hurdles.
Law enforcement agencies in Illinois have used the money and property seized from citizens to pay for a wide variety of items.
Homeowners, mortgage lenders, and other lienholders lost or will lose up to $2,796,140 in 2019 alone.
Kansas City has begun taking down Martin Luther King Boulevard signs after voters decided to reverse the renaming of Paso Boulevard after the civil rights leader.
The biggest county in the state, Greenville, will close 52 precincts.
As sea levels rise, septic tanks pose a destructive threat to water quality throughout the coast of Georgia.
Voters in South Carolina can get caught in the state's web of bureaucratic processes in many ways, whether they vote absentee by mail or in person on election day.
As sea levels rise, Georgia septic systems are running out of space.
A multi-part series on India's caste system and the effects of caste on individuals, especially on Dalits, or "untouchables."
How can coastal cities protect themselves from sea level rise? Berkeley Professor Kristina Hill shares the most effective strategies in Europe and the U.S.
Tom Hundley highlights recent Pulitzer Center reports that touch on different, yet eye-opening, perspectives on 9/11.
More than 80 protesters gathered in front of the White House on August 25 to rally against the proposed construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.
Mark Schulte joins the Pulitzer Center staff as National Education Coordinator.
Daniel Connolly has received an honorable mention in the APME International Perspective contest for his Pulitzer Center-supported series "Blood Trade."
The Pulitzer Center's collection of reporting on water and sanitation, Downstream, is recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists.
On the arid plains of Colorado, where water supplies are dwindling, cooperation and innovation may offer new solutions to an old problem: How to slake a thirst as big as the Rocky Mountains
Four students have been selected to receive international reporting fellowships and the opportunity to work with Pulitzer Center staff on an international reporting project.
Peter Sawyer interviewed on EmeraldPlanet about the Pulitzer Center's reporting on water.
To mark World Water Day (March 22), the Pulitzer Center presented films on water and population at the 19th Annual Environmental Film Festival in the Nation's Capital on Monday, March 21.
A discussion with Katherine Bliss, Director of the Global Water Policy Project at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and filmmakers Stephen Sapienza, Rhett Turner, Jonathan Wickham and Fred de Sam Lazaro followed the screening. The panel was moderated by Pulitzer Center Executive Director Jon Sawyer.
As part of the DC Environmental Film Festival, four films explore the conflicts tied to water issues, as part of the annual World Water Day observance.
Despite what Russia’s government might say, journalists and human rights workers are unable to carry out their work in an ordinary and open way in Chechnya.
How not to write a Pulitzer Center travel grant application. Pulitzer Center Senior Editor Tom Hundley discusses.