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Eyes of the Storm: Turning Points in Burmese History

Learn about the major turning points in Burma’s history of colonization, military coups, and popular uprisings and watch rare video footage from the Democratic Voice of Burma.

Jan 1st, 2010 | Comments

Time for School Series: Introduction

(September 2 & 9, 2009) WIDE ANGLE’s award-winning 12-year documentary project, Time for School, follows seven children from seven countries who are struggling to achieve a basic education.

Sep 21st, 2009 | Comments

Time for School Series: Slideshow: Through the Years

This slideshow shows the kids from Time for School through the years, as they’ve grown into teenagers, and some cases, have had to take on very adult responsibilities.

Sep 2nd, 2009 | Comments

Once Upon a Coup: China’s Footprint in Africa

China has a voracious demand for resources that Africa possesses. Explore this interactive map to learn where China is extracting oil and minerals from the African continent.

Aug 25th, 2009 | Comments

Eyes of the Storm: Imprisoned Aid Workers Slideshow

At least 21 Burmese volunteers were imprisoned after they provided assistance to survivors of Cyclone Nargis.

Aug 19th, 2009 | Comments

Victory Is Your Duty: Where Are They Now?

Find out what's happened to the characters in Victory Is Your Duty in the two years since the original film was shot.

Aug 12th, 2009 | Comments

Contestant No. 2: Slideshow: Who Are the Druze?

Learn more about the faith, culture and history of the Druze, a tight-knit social and religious community with an estimated one million members worldwide.

Jul 29th, 2009 | Comments

The Market Maker: Slideshow: On the Trading Floor

See how buyers and sellers negotiate on the trading floor of Ethiopia's Commodity Exchange.

Jul 21st, 2009 | Comments

Birth of a Surgeon: Audio: Maternal Mortality in the U.S. vs. Africa

Hear about the imbalance of high-tech maternal health care in the United States vs. the developing world.

Jul 14th, 2009 | Comments

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