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Alison Stewart


Alison Stewart is co-anchor of PBS’s TV and web newsmagazine Need to Know. She has reported and anchored for ABC News, CBS News, NPR, NBC News, MSNBC and MTV News, where she won a Peabody for her work covering the Presidential Elections in 1992. Prior to Joining Need to Know, Alison was the founding host of NPR’s breakthrough multiplatform news program, “The Bryant Park Project,” the first public radio news program to seamlessly incorporate audio, video and social media. She also guest hosted the network’s flagship programs “Weekend Edition” and “Talk of the Nation.” FULL PROFILE»


Interview: Google and the ups and downs of world domination

The free market at work or a monopoly in the making? Google’s legal chief spoke with Alison Stewart about ubiquity, innovation and the elusive Google phone.


What’s behind Greece’s debt crisis?

Amid violent protests and concerns for the eurozone, Alison Stewart spoke with the Financial Times’ Paul Murphy for some perspective.