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  1. 01/11/2014

    How the world looks through American eyes, and the myriad and unexpected ways that the ...

    First broadcast: 01 Nov 2014

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  2. Beyond the Call of Duty

    How former US soldier Jordan Matson is fighting the Islamic State in Syria

    First broadcast: 25 Oct 2014

  3. Places in Between

    The professional football player who plans to #KickEbolaIntheButt

    First broadcast: 18 Oct 2014

  4. Coming to Terms

    Ebola comes to the US, but African immigrants remain focused on the crisis back home

    First broadcast: 11 Oct 2014

  5. Look Closer

    Harvard psychologist Steven Pinker argues that violence is actually decreasing globally

    First broadcast: 04 Oct 2014

  6. Collective Action

    The Russian punk rock collective Pussy Riot comes to Boston

    First broadcast: 27 Sep 2014

  7. To Stay or Leave

    An American doctor says racism is to blame for the slow response to the Ebola outbreak

    First broadcast: 20 Sep 2014

  8. In Times of Crisis

    Assessing American leadership in a troubled world

    First broadcast: 13 Sep 2014

  9. Picture This

    We’ll keep reporting: A journalist’s reaction to the killing of a colleague

    First broadcast: 06 Sep 2014

  10. Summer in America

    Two young boys embark on a 4,000-mile journey to reunite with their parents in the US

    First broadcast: 30 Aug 2014

  11. No Place Like Home

    A Yazidi community in America tries desperately to help friends and family in Iraq

    First broadcast: 23 Aug 2014

  12. Questions of Identity

    The aftermath of an American drone strike in Yemen

    First broadcast: 16 Aug 2014

  13. Then and Now

    The American Jewish community is split along generational lines over the conflict in Gaza

    First broadcast: 09 Aug 2014

  14. War Left Behind

    Iraqi Christians in California fear for family members back home

    First broadcast: 02 Aug 2014

  15. Sliver of Hope

    An American doctor on the frontlines of the Ebola crisis in West Africa

    First broadcast: 26 Jul 2014

  16. Global Nation

    Child migrants crossing the US-Mexico border face deportation and ignite protest

    First broadcast: 19 Jul 2014

  17. So Long, America

    The US government warns against travel to more than one-third of Africa

    First broadcast: 12 Jul 2014

  18. Immigration Crisis

    Central American exodus, as desperate parents send their children across the US border

    First broadcast: 05 Jul 2014

  19. 'Pen and Ink'

    The elite autograph hunters who chase the most elusive and notorious leaders in the world

    First broadcast: 28 Jun 2014

  20. Iraq: 'Like a Bad Relationship'

    An American soldier who fought in Iraq wonders what his efforts mean now

    First broadcast: 21 Jun 2014

  21. Undocumented and Unaccompanied

    Record numbers of unaccompanied children enter the US illegally and land in court

    First broadcast: 14 Jun 2014

  22. No Man Left Behind

    Deserter or prisoner of war? That's the debate now over US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl

    First broadcast: 07 Jun 2014

  23. Things Not Forgotten

    A US Army veteran too busy trying to stay out of jail to think about Afghanistan’s future

    First broadcast: 31 May 2014

  24. Follow the Money

    A new online tool tracks the millions of dollars spent by foreign lobbyists in the US

    First broadcast: 24 May 2014

  25. Sensory Overload

    A new film follows the risky routes many migrants take to cross into the US from Mexico

    First broadcast: 17 May 2014

  26. So Many Questions

    The gay rights activist from Uganda who found himself the subject of a witch hunt

    First broadcast: 10 May 2014

  27. Je Suis Not American

    A journalist narrowly escapes a kidnapping in eastern Ukraine by being very Canadian

    First broadcast: 03 May 2014

  28. Chinese Characters

    Why workers who make American-brand footwear in China have walked off the job

    First broadcast: 26 Apr 2014

  29. Boston Uncommon

    How Boston has changed in the aftermath of last year’s Marathon bombings

    First broadcast: 19 Apr 2014

  30. Best Intentions

    The story of a ball designed to revolutionise the way the world’s poor light their homes

    First broadcast: 12 Apr 2014

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