June 19, 2013 /
For many Americans, Afghanistan is a country shrouded in mystery, particularly its women, literally shrouded under a burka, silent and seemingly impenetrable.
May 6, 2013 /
Stephen Sapienza reports on shale gas fracking in Poland for PBS Newshour.
February 12, 2013 /
Steve Sapienza exposes the human cost of palm oil, a cheap ingredient used in many processed foods.
December 13, 2012 /
PBS NewsHour's Hari Sreenivasan sat down with Paul Salopek to discuss his upcoming 21,000-mile, seven-year hike across the globe.
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September 21, 2012 /
The world--and especially the U.S--wants cheap shrimp. For the $1 billion plus shrimping industry in Thailand, satisfying this appetite comes at the expense of workers.
July 18, 2012 /
As Canadian mining companies look to exploit vast swaths of the Panamanian rain forest, local protesters and environmental activists fight back.
April 26, 2012 /
Water and sanitation are at the center of a heated political debate in Liberia. Why are so many still going without?
April 25, 2012 /
Liberian journalist Tecee Boley and NewsHour special correspondent Steve Sapienza on why the after-effects of war and a lack of accountability mean poor access to clean water and sanitation.
April 12, 2012 /
Access to water for the Ivory Coast's rural areas could be an important factor in bringing together a country in conflict.
March 16, 2012 /
Every day, millions of people across West Africa struggle to get access to safe drinking water. In many cases, the greatest obstacle they face is lack of government accountability.