The PBS Newshour is the national, nightly news program seen on PBS. The Erdos & Morgan Opinion Leader survey ranks The NewsHour first among all television news programs as the most credible, most objective, most influential and most current news program on television. It is seen five nights a week on more than 315 PBS stations across the country and is also available online, via public radio in select markets and via podcast. Under-Told Stories Project Director Fred de Sam Lazaro has served as a correspondent for the program since 1985, covering international health, development, religion and human rights stories, in addition to reporting from the upper Midwest, where the project is based.
The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting is an innovative non-profit leader in supporting the independent international journalism that U.S. media organizations are increasingly less willing to undertake. The Center focuses on under-reported topics, promoting high-quality international reporting and creating platforms that reach broad and diverse audiences.