Discover how a 26-year-old documentary became vital forensic evidence in the trial of a dictator for human-rights abuses.
The impassioned president of the Maldives struggles to save his vulnerable island nation from the tragic effects of the looming climate apocalypse.
A look at a group of men and women — most of whom were former gang leaders and ex-cons — that are trying to "interrupt" shootings and protect their communities from the violence they themselves once employed.
Soul Food Junkies
To many African Americans, soul food is sacrament, ritual, and a key expression of cultural identity. But does this traditional cuisine do more harm to health than it soothes the soul?
Southern Belle is an insider's look at the 1861 Athenaeum Girls' School where young women from around the world signed up to become that iconic and romantic image of southern identity — the southern belle.
This Is Where We Take Our Stand
In 2008, at an unprecedented conference of veterans and active-duty soldiers called Winter Soldier, four days of heartbreaking testimony revealed why many veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars had concluded that their mission was unjust.
Wham! Bam! Islam!
When a Kuwaiti psychologist launches a comic series with 99 superheores based on the 99 virtues of Allah, he runs up against suspicion from Muslims and the harsh realities of the global marketplace.
The Real Slumdogs
A journey into the heart of Dharavi, Mumbai (setting for the blockbuster Slumdog Millionaire, that looks at what it's like to live in Asia's largest slum, from the point of view of the residents themselves.