Catherine Trautwein

Former Tow Journalism Fellow, FRONTLINE/Columbia Journalism School Fellowships

Catherine Trautwein was a 2018-19 Tow Journalism Fellow.

The High Cost of Mental Health Care for One Family
One family’s struggle to navigate America’s mental health care system and the often unseen costs of care.
October 7, 2019
What Happens When President Trump Brings Hong Kong Into the Trade War?
The summer of discontent shows signs of continuing into the fall.
September 3, 2019
After Abortion Ban Attempt in Alabama, a Flood of Confusion and Phone Calls
Almost daily, the Reproductive Health Services clinic in Montgomery, Alabama, receives several versions of the same call: “Are y’all still doing abortions?"
August 27, 2019
Dutch Supreme Court Rules on the Netherlands' Liability in Srebrenica Deaths
The 1995 genocide of thousands of Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica left an indelible mark on Bosnia-Herzegovina.
July 22, 2019
All Roads Lead to China: The Belt and Road Initiative, Explained
Here’s what you need to know about China's Belt and Road Initiative.
June 26, 2019
Three Murder Suspects Linked to Atomwaffen: Where Their Cases Stand
Over a period of eight months spanning from 2017 to early 2018, five deaths had links to the Atomwaffen Division, a violent neo-Nazi group. Here is what has happened in the cases.
June 18, 2019
'On the President's Orders': How Filmmakers Embedded in a Philippines Police Unit to Document Duterte's Drug War
Over four months filming, they embedded with a police unit in Caloocan, Manila, and became nearly invisible.
June 14, 2019
How China Has Changed Since Tiananmen Square
FRONTLINE spoke with political science professor Jean-Pierre Cabestan to understand how the events at Tiananmen Square have influenced the Chinese Communist Party today.
June 4, 2019
Robert Mueller Statement: Charging President Trump 'Not an Option'
Robert Mueller III resigned and formally closed his office’s investigation
May 29, 2019
"Trying to Find a Way to Survive": Why Some Minors Are Vulnerable to Sex Traffickers
When many Americans think of sex trafficking, they envision a problem on faraway shores. But FRONTLINE’s investigation Sex Trafficking in America reveals it is a concern much closer to home.
May 28, 2019
Alabama's Abortion Ban Was Meant to Overturn Roe. Can It?
Some abortion opponents used to think overturning Roe would be impossible.
May 24, 2019
Inside the Kavanaugh Hearings: An Oral History
As Senate Majority Mitch McConnell tallied votes on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, there were a handful of senators that couldn’t be pinned down so easily. Here are their stories.
May 21, 2019