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Interactives & Extras

Victory Is Your Duty: Interview with Dr. Andy Gomez

Dr. Andy Gomez discusses the future of a post-Fidel Cuba.

Jul 10th, 2007 | Comments

The People’s Court: Video: Justice Bao TV Series

A popular icon of Chinese history helps shape attitudes towards the role of justice in 21st Century China.

Jul 3rd, 2007 | Comments

Pilgrimage to Karbala: Sunni and Shia: The Worlds of Islam

Globally, the Shia account for an estimated 10 or 15 percent of the Muslim population, but in the Middle East their numbers are much higher: they dominate the population of Iran, compose a majority in Iraq, and are significant minorities in other nations.

Mar 26th, 2007 | Comments

Pilgrimage to Karbala: Who are the Shia?: Introduction

Modern Islam is divided into two main branches: the Sunni and the Shia. These sects share the core beliefs of Islam, but the schism between the two was cemented by the politics of the early Muslim world, and by differing interpretations of the Islamic scripture.

Mar 26th, 2007 | Comments

Pilgrimage to Karbala: Memoir: Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis: Introduction

Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis is a two-part graphic novel in which the author recalls growing up in Tehran during the Islamic Revolution and in Europe during the 1980s.

Mar 26th, 2007 | Comments

Pilgrimage to Karbala: Interview with Vali Nasr

March 20, 2007: Vali Nasr, Professor, U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, and author of THE SHIA REVIVAL, discusses Iran's emerging regional role and the escalating tensions between Iran and the United States with anchor Daljit Dhaliwal.

Mar 26th, 2007 | Comments

Democracy in the Rough: Photo Essay: The Troubled Heart of Africa

Explore the history of the DRC from Belgian King Leopold II to Joseph Kabila in this photo essay.

Sep 12th, 2006 | Comments

Democracy in the Rough: Filmmaker Notes: Fred de Sam Lazaro

Filmmaker, Fred de Sam Lazaro, talks about making "Democracy in the Rough," and the problems he ran into along the way.

Sep 12th, 2006 | Comments

Kids Cards

See how the children featured in WIDE ANGLE episode "Time for School" are faring now in the "Kid Cards" photo essay.

Sep 5th, 2006 | Comments

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