Sarah Childress

Former Series Senior Editor

Ryan Crocker: "Our National Security... Is At Stake Right Now"
The former ambassador to Iraq on his concerns before the war, and why we should be concerned about the threat posed by ISIS
July 29, 2014
Stephen Hadley: How Bush Started — and Ended — the Iraq War
President Bush's national security adviser on the administration’s relationship with Iraq’s Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, and President Obama's options going forward
July 29, 2014
Iraq: How Did We Get Here?
From "shock and awe" to ISIS, FRONTLINE explores the key turning points in the war and its aftermath.
July 29, 2014
Does Integration Still Matter in Public Schools?
One longtime education expert, Richard Kahlenberg, says integration in public schools today is increasingly about class, not race.
July 15, 2014
How the Supreme Court Shaped School Segregation
From the mid-1800s, when the court defined "separate but equal" to recent challenges to integration, here's a look at some of the landmark decisions.
July 15, 2014
Dropout Nation
July 15, 2014
A Return to School Segregation in America?
Public schools are more segregated now than in 1968. Does it matter? FRONTLINE goes inside one school district's debate.
July 2, 2014
Watch: "Murder on Abortion Row"
The Supreme Court today struck down a Massachusetts law that established buffer zones around clinics that provide abortions. In 1994, FRONTLINE examined a tragedy that helped lead to that law, at the intersection of free speech and abortion, in "Murder on Abortion Row."
June 26, 2014
New Details Emerge in Hearing on Abuse at Spirit Lake
The Congressional hearing, called to shed light on the problem of child abuse and neglect on the Spirit Lake reservation, exposed a fundamental problem in Indian Country: a dearth of federal funds.
June 25, 2014
As Child Abuse Persists at Spirit Lake, Congress Steps In
A congressional committee will investigate why child abuse persists on the Spirit Lake reservation, almost two years after the federal government stepped in to deal with the problem.
June 24, 2014
How to Train a Rebel Army (Secretly) In Seven Steps
Obama said he wants to step up training for rebel groups in Syria. Here's more on the covert rebel training program that's already in effect.
May 28, 2014
"The Hatred Is Real, and It's Pretty Chilling"
Navigating armed gunmen and wary pro-Russian supporters, filmmaker James Jones found a country divided by deep-seeded hatred.
May 27, 2014