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Columbia Global Reports
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Author: Katie Worth
Release Date: November 09, 2021
Why are so many American children learning so much misinformation about climate change?Investigative reporter Katie Worth reviewed scores of textbooks, built a 50-state database, and traveled to a dozen communities to talk to children and teachers ab...
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Author: Darren Byler
Release Date: October 12, 2021
How China used a network of surveillance to intern over a million people and produce a system of control previously unknown in human historyNovel forms of state violence and colonization have been unfolding for years in China’s vast northwester...
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Author: Laura T. Murphy
Release Date: September 07, 2021
How do Enslaved People Today Win (and Sometimes Lose) their Freedom?A community of rock quarry miners in a village in Uttar Pradesh, India gave their tiny cluster of thatched roofed houses the name Azad Nagar. Freedomville. But it hasn't always been ...
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Author: Daniel Barron | Narrator: Daniel Barron
Release Date: April 27, 2021
What is Psychiatry and How Can We Improve It?In the last hundred years, most of the medical sciences have progressed in immense and unforeseeable ways―except for psychiatry, which has somehow remained immune to this progress. Daniel Barron, a p...
Author: Ian Millhiser | Narrator: David H. Lawrence XVII
Release Date: March 30, 2021
From 2011, when Republicans gained control of the House of Representatives, until the present, Congress enacted hardly any major legislation outside of the tax law President Trump signed in 2017. In the same period, the Supreme Court dismantled much ...
Author: Harriet Washington | Narrator: William DeMeritt
Release Date: February 23, 2021
Carte Blanche is the alarming tale of how the right of Americans to say "no" to risky medical research is eroding at a time when we are racing to produce a vaccine and treatments for Covid-19This medical right that we have long taken for granted was ...
Author: John B. Judis | Narrator: Holter Graham
Release Date: September 29, 2020
There is renewed interest in socialism in the US and the UK, particularly among young people. Who are these new socialists? Why now?In The Socialist Awakening author John B. Judis, who brilliantly explained the rise of populism and national...
Author: Margaret Sullivan | Narrator: Amanda Carlin
Release Date: July 14, 2020
Ghosting the News tells the most troubling media story of our time: How democracy suffers when local news dies. Reporting on news-impoverished areas in the U.S. and around the world, America's premier media critic, Margaret Sullivan, charts...
Author: Will Doig | Narrator: Will Doig
Release Date: April 28, 2020
The story of the world's most audacious infrastructure project.Less than a decade ago, China did not have a single high-speed train in service. Today, it owns a network of 14,000 miles of high-speed rail, far more than the rest of the world combined....
Author: Krithika Varagur | Narrator: Priya Ayyar
Release Date: April 21, 2020
Journalist Krithika Varagur's Da'wa chronicles the House of Saud as it systematically transforms the Muslim world in its own image, in one of the major imperial projects in today's world, on par with China's economic diplomacy. Since 1979, Saudi Arab...
Author: Atossa Araxia Abrahamian | Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Release Date: April 14, 2020
The buying and selling of citizenship has become a legitimate, thriving business in just a few years. Entrepreneurs are renouncing America and Europe in favor of tax havens in the Caribbean with the help of a cottage industry of lawyers, bankers, and...
Author: Haley Sweetland Edwards | Narrator: Thérèse Plummer
Release Date: March 03, 2020
A behind-the-scenes look at the powerful courts that decide when international trade is legal or not. Does their rise mark a huge boon for corporations to challenge the power of sovereign nation-states?International trade deals have become vastly com...