Marcia Robiou

Associate Producer

Marcia Robiou first came to FRONTLINE as an Abrams Journalism Fellow, where she contributed to films that went on to win an Emmy Award, a Peabody Award and a Deadline Club Award. Her reporting focuses are immigration, war and conflict. Marcia has a master’s degree from Columbia University School of Journalism, where she received honors for her reporting on predatory doctors in New York City, and how farmers in New York are coping with potential impacts of climate change. Before becoming an investigative journalist, Marcia worked as a humanitarian in Myanmar, South Sudan and Iraq.

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They Faced a Chaotic Primary. Now Wisconsin Voters Are Trying to Make Sure Their Ballots Count
In the April primary, these Wisconsin voters faced barriers to casting their ballots. Now they’re fighting for their vote to count in the presidential election.
November 3, 2020
U.S. Supreme Court Decision Could Disenfranchise Wisconsin Voters
The U.S. Supreme Court's decision not to extend the absentee ballot deadline in Wisconsin wasn't a surprise to election officials but could disenfranchise thousands of voters in a state with nearly 300,000 absentee ballots outstanding.
October 29, 2020
'Voter Suppression At Its Finest': Wisconsin Citizens Say Missing Ballots, Lines and Coronavirus Kept Them from Being Counted in Election
A picture emerged of voters disappointed, angry and confused about how the election played out in a state that has long prided itself on taking voting seriously.
April 13, 2020
Suspect in El Paso Shooting Indicted on Capital Murder Charge
The grand jury decision comes more than a month after a gunman entered a busy Walmart on a Saturday morning carrying an AK-47 assault rifle.
September 12, 2019
Rep. Veronica Escobar on How El Paso is Recovering After the Shooting
As the city continues to heal, FRONTLINE sat down with U.S. Rep. Veronica Escobar, who represents El Paso, to discuss the aftermath of the massacre.
August 22, 2019
Trump Vetoes Bills Aimed at Blocking $8.1 Billion Saudi Arms Deal
President Donald Trump on Wednesday vetoed a trio of congressional resolutions aimed at blocking $8.1 billion of munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.
July 25, 2019
What You Need to Know About Trump's $8 Billion Saudi Arms Deal
Here is what you need to know about the multi-billion-dollar arms deal roiling Congress as it makes its way to Trump’s desk.
July 16, 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
Former Egypt President Mohamed Morsi Dies, Leaving the Muslim Brotherhood's Future Uncertain
Morsi leaves behind a deeply fractured Muslim Brotherhood.
June 17, 2019
The 30th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square Marked by Repression, Nationalism
Thirty years later, China continues to actively censor remembrances of Tiananmen Square.
June 5, 2019
With Anti-Semitic Incidents in Schools on the Rise, Teachers Grapple With Holocaust Education
Educators across the country are grappling with how to make the lessons of the Holocaust relevant to children at a time when it is vanishing from the collective memory and anti-Semitism is on the rise.
April 30, 2019
“For Sama” Director Waad al-Kateab: 'This film is the only weapon I have against the regime'
An interview with Emmy award-winning directors Waad al-Kateab and Edward Watts about their film 'For Sama.'
April 24, 2019