July 5, 2016
On the front lines in eastern Ukraine, where Ukrainian soldiers face off against the self-declared Donetsk People's Republic, the war is being fought like it was a century ago: in trenches.
July 5, 2016 /
Photo essay about women on new Ukrainian police force.
June 8, 2016
This week's news bite lesson explores the challenges facing Ireland in the face of the 100-year anniversary of Easter Rising, a rebellion that planted seeds for Ireland's ultimate division into the...
June 6, 2016 /
The New Yorker
The town of Shadian was once marketed as the “little Mecca of the East.” But can its residents really practice their religion in peace?
June 5, 2016 /
In this radio documentary for Making Contact, Reese Erlich delves into the political and economic impact of Iranian youth on the country's government.
June 2, 2016 /
Link TV, The Laura Flanders Show
A century after the 1916 Easter Rising, Ireland marks a defining moment in its history with an armed rebellion against imperial rule.
April 6, 2016 /
Alan Robock thought his "nuclear winter" research was big news, and in one corner of the the world it was.
April 5, 2016 /
WNYC's Jack D'Isidoro and T.J. Raphael report on Nuclear Winter after grantee Kit R. Roane releases a Retro Report documentary for The New York Times on the topic.
March 10, 2016
The Middle East has not seen peace in decades—could that be on the path to change?
February 25, 2016 /
The military commander of America’s nuclear arsenal, Admiral Cecil Haney, says the triad's combination of nuclear arms makes it complicated for a would-be enemy to attack the United States.