April 6, 2016 / Untold Stories
Kit R. Roane
Alan Robock thought his "nuclear winter" research was big news, and in one corner of the the world it was.
April 5, 2016 / WNYC Radio
Kit R. Roane
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 /
Seiler Smith, Nicolas Pelham
The Middle East has not seen peace in decades—could that be on the path to change?
August 24, 2015
Tom Hundley, James Harkin
To the victor go the spoils, but in Syria’s largest city there won’t be much left.
August 19, 2015 / Newsweek
James Harkin
To the victor go the spoils, but in Syria’s largest city there won’t be much left.
August 18, 2015 / USA Today
Reese Erlich
The Iranian slogan "Death to America" angers many Americans. But Iranian leaders say it really means "Death to American Foreign Policy." That's just one dispute about future relations.
August 17, 2015 / Harper's
Matthieu Aikins
Meet the mobsters who run the show in one of the world's deadliest cities.
August 17, 2015 / Untold Stories
Alice Su
"I am convinced that, inshallah, he is a martyr," Umm Jihad says. I ask, then regret asking: How do you know?
August 13, 2015 / Foreign Policy
Reese Erlich
What do ordinary Iranians think about the nuclear agreement between the US and Iran? Reese Erlich asks shoppers and merchants in Tehran's famous bazaar.
August 13, 2015 / VICE News
Reese Erlich
The US and European powers claimed to impose "smart sanctions" that only punished Iran's leaders. In reality, that's not how it worked.
August 10, 2015
Tom Hundley, Marvin Kalb, Reese Erlich
Dovish diplomacy remains a key part of the US's nuclear policy, today as in 1963. Iran's Jewish community agrees that diplomacy, as outlined in July's nuclear deal, will diminish the threat of war.
August 7, 2015 / USA Today
Reese Erlich
For the vast majority of Iran's Jewish community, the U.S.-Iran nuclear accord spells good news. Iranian Jews tend not to be hawks, and most believe that the deal will establish regional stability.
August 5, 2015 / Kojo Nnamdi Show
Marvin Kalb
President Obama's nuclear agreement with Iran recalls JFK's deal with the Soviet Union half a century ago. Veteran broadcaster Marvin Kalb reflects on the similarities.