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Birth of a Surgeon: Video: Full Episode

Birth of a Surgeon captures one woman’s story on the frontlines of improving maternal mortality in Africa.

Jul 15th, 2008

Birth of a Surgeon: Audio: Public Health Experts on Maternal Death

WIDE ANGLE sat down with public health experts to discuss the causes of maternal death and the progress of mid-level, surgical clinicians who dot across Mozambique and the rest of the world.

Jul 15th, 2008

Birth of a Surgeon: Map: Low-cost Health Initiatives

The interactive map shows some of the innovative low-cost and low-tech programs that are changing the face of health care around the world.

Jul 15th, 2008

Birth of a Surgeon: Video: Filmmaker Notes

Filmmakers Karin Falck and Loui Bernal talk about the making of "Birth of a Surgeon."

Jul 15th, 2008

Birth of a Surgeon: Data: Mozambique and the U.N. Millennium Development Goals

The United Nations laid out the Millennium Development Goals, which sets targets to end extreme poverty around the world. Here's how Mozambique is doing.

Jul 15th, 2008

Birth of a Surgeon: Data: Global Maternal Mortality

See the top ten best -- and worst -- countries for maternal mortality.

Jul 15th, 2008

Birth of a Surgeon: Aaron Brown Interview: Dr. Margaret Chan

WIDE ANGLE interviews Dr. Margaret Chan, the director-general of the World Health Organization, and a passionate advocate for women’s health.

Jul 15th, 2008

International Court Accuses Sudanese President of Genocide

The International Criminal Court in the Hague has accused Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir of genocide and crimes against humanity in Darfur.

Jul 14th, 2008

18 with a Bullet: Credits

Credits for 18 with a Bullet

Jul 11th, 2008

Saddam’s Ultimate Solution: Resources

Learn more about Iraqi Kurdistan from these additional resources.

Jul 11th, 2008

Japan’s About-Face: Resources

Learn more about Japanese history, the Japanese Self-Defense Forces, and the U.S.-Japanese alliance with these web resources.

Jul 8th, 2008

Japan’s About-Face: Video: Preview

(Premieres July 8, 2008) The film "Japan's About-Face" is a remarkable window into the shifting role of the military in post-war Japanese society.

Jul 8th, 2008

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Japan’s About-Face: Video: Full Episode

Japan’s About-Face is a remarkable window into the shifting role of the military in post-war Japanese society.

Jul 8th, 2008

Japan’s About-Face: Poll: Should the Japanese SDF participate in American military operations around the world?

Take the poll: Should the Japanese SDF participate in American military operations around the world?

Jul 8th, 2008

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