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William Brangham (Producer)


  Images of an island nation

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  Paradise lost?

Palau is a paradise, but the nation is threatened by climate change and sea-level rise. 


  Nursing the wounded

To understand the myriad ways nurses are working in veterans care, Need to Know recently visited a Veterans Affairs hospital in San Diego, and profiled three nurses there.


  Rising tide in Norfolk, Va.

Mayor Paul Fraim tells Need to Know that if sea-level rise continues, some parts of his city may have to be abandoned to the rising tide.


Craig Newmark on voting rights

Craig Newmark comes out swinging on his latest cause: drawing attention to the wave of new “voting rights” laws that could impact millions of voters come November.


The connections

Craigslist founder Craig Newmark talks to NTK’s William Brangham about how social media and technology can drive social change.


‘I am Trayvon Martin’

Dawn Porter, lawyer and documentary filmmaker, on the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in Florida.


  Coming home: The enduring sacrifice

Maria Hinojosa updates her report about military veterans who are having difficulty finding work and, in some cases, have become homeless after serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.


Justice for the Congo

The ICC has handed down its very first ruling, convicting Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga on charges of forcibly conscripting child soldiers into combat.

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