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VICE: the future of journalism?

On this week's program, we are looking at VICE. No – not the bad habits we all have – but the media organization that is challenging common...

Ebola in West Africa

There has been a lot of media coverage lately dedicated to the spread of the Ebola virus in Africa, which is estimated to have killed at least...
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Child labor in Bolivia

In July, Bolivia passed a new child labor law that attracted a great deal of international attention. The South American country made it legal...

Book talk: “Arab Women Rising”

Following the Arab Spring, gender equality between men and women in the Middle East is improving. Women today have more opportunities, both in...

The immigration debate

This summer, President Obama has lobbied Congress to enact immigration reforms, with the hope of reducing illegal immigration and streamlining...
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Made in Bangladesh

Fifteen months ago, a fire at a garment factory in Bangladesh killed more than 100 people and injured at least a further 200. The factory...

Scotland considers independence

In September, voters in Scotland will participate in a unique referendum. They will decide whether or not Scotland should secede from the United...