Brian Lee

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Video: Need to Know 9/21/12: America A Través de los Numeros

Cuenta las historias humanas detrás de los cambios demográficos de los EEUU.

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Need to Know, September 21, 2012: America by the numbers

An intimate look at how changing demographics are reshaping the political landscape of America.

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Video: Think outside the cell

September 12, 2012, by VII Photographers The United States imprisons more people than any other nation in the world. For the first time US history, more than one in 100 American adults are in prison. China is second, with 1.5 million people behind bars. Support systems for persons leaving prison are stressed because of the [...]

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Video: American voices: Khaled Hosseini

“Kite Runner” author Khaled Hosseini, discusses his take on Afghanistan past and present.

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Need to Know, September 14, 2012: Drones

Reporting from Pakistan, Need to Know investigates the impact U.S. drone attacks are having on citizens in targeted areas.

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Video: Interview: Pir Zubair Shah

Pir Zubair Shah speaks on the civilian death count from drone attacks in Pakistan.

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Video: Need to Know, September 21, 2012: America by the Numbers

In the Ellis Island of the South, could there be lessons about democracy and getting along? With Maria Hinojosa in Clarkston, Georgia. Premieres September 21st on PBS as a NEED TO KNOW Election 2012 Special.

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Reading list: The eight-year war

My Drone War by Pir Zubair Shah FP Magazine Secret ‘Kill List’ Proves a Test of Obama’s Principles and Will by Jo Becker and Scott Shane New York Times AP IMPACT: New light on drone war’s death toll AP Report Kill or Capture: The War on Terror and the Soul of the Obama Presidency by [...]

Video: Dignity for all students

A new school year brings new rights for gay, lesbian and gender non-conforming students.