Publications

WNYC Radio

March 13, 2017|

A Global Sand Mining Crisis

Sand is a crucial material for making concrete, asphalt, and glass — the building blocks of our cities. The worldwide construction boom is causing widespread environmental damage.

January 10, 2017|

The Business of Exploiting Suffering Refugees

Journalists Malia Politzer and Emily Kassie discuss their project in the HuffingtonPost Highline, “The 21st Century Gold Rush: How the refugee crisis is changing the world economy."

April 15, 2016|

The Case Against Assad

In this half-hour feature for The New Yorker Radio Hour, Ben Taub traces a war crimes investigation into atrocities committed by the Syrian government.

September 07, 2014|

Iraq: Islamic State Imagery

Much of what we’ve seen of the Islamic State comes filtered through its own well-oiled media machine. NPR talks with Sebastian Meyer about the images the Islamic State wants the public to see.