Charles Glass with news and analysis
Journalist and war correspondent Tony Cheng reports on the fighting in Mosul.
Washington State University
What President Trump should know about Islam in America
How America, its traditional freedom and tolerance, has shaped a largely home-made version of a traditional religion. Lawrence Pintak, Dean of the Edward R Murrow School of Journalism at Washington State University on how America’s Muslims have used their freedom to protect their homeland from terrorism.
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One undocumented man was riding in a car in Arizona. When the driver was stopped for a minor traffic violation, his passenger was busted, sent to immigration jail and now faces deportation. Monica Campbell of PRI’s radio magazine, The World,went with his family on visitors day at the ICE detention center.
A conversation with an old friend and colleague…back at Channel 2 in NYC in the mid 1970s…Linda Ellerbee, on the occasion of her retirement from television news, and the great program she created Nick News. It’s First Commandment: Never talk Down to Children.
A Boxing Day special, unpacking blessings with Time Magazine Religion Correspondent Elizabeth Dias, the 2016 winner of the George W. Hunt S.J. Prize for reporting on religion. We talked about her book What Would Jesus Ask? And the answers she collected.
PRI The World
A family visit to a privately run prison for immigrants.
Monica Campbell of PRI’s radio newsmagazine The World gives us a rare look inside an ICE immigrant detention center.
Eric Tucker, AP
Crime-stopping databanks: full of personal information and susceptible to abuse.
Crime-stopping databanks are full of personal information, and susceptible to abuse.
Presidential Debate, Round Two. I had to watch; You too?
The Bridgegate trial opens. Veteran NJ journalist Bob Jordan considers — Will an intentional traffic jam end Gov. Chris Christies’s career? It’s one of the greatest curtain lines in the movies, “is this the end of Rico?” asked by Little Caesar, Rico Bandello, as played by Edward G Robinson, one of the screen’s first and greatest “tough guys.” Today, in Newark, NJ, a trial began in Federal Court with many observers asking, “is this the end of Christie?” as in…
In 1947, researchers first discovered a new virus in a rhesus monkey in the Zika Forest of Uganda in East Africa. 5 years later, the same virus, now called Zika, was isolated in humans in Uganda and next-door Tanzania. Over the next 40 years, Zika viruses turned up across Equatorial African and Equatorial Asia, spread mostly through a common and hardy mosquito labeled Aedes Aegypti. At the time, it seemed as though Zika could be serious and could cause a…