Africa's Holy Healers

Saturday, July 31, 2010 9pm Producer: America Abroad Media Listen Again Sub-Saharan Africa is a religious place. It’s also riddled with disease. AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis prey upon Africa’s faithful, often in the prime of their lives. And anemic public health systems can’t carry the cross. And so, into the valleys of death step medical […]

Iraq: The Next Act

Saturday, June 5, 2010 9pm Producer: America Abroad Media Listen Again Iraq is trying hold its first democratic graduation and enroll a new government. At the same time, US troops are starting to pack their bags for a permanent recess. And the question of what will be left behind is about more than Humvees and […]

The First Freedom: Promoting International Religious Liberty

Saturday, May 29, 2010 8pm Producer: America Abroad Media Listen Again Religious liberty has been an American institution. But it wasn’t until 1998 that Congress commanded the US to promote religious freedom around the globe. And, in a world where religious intolerance and abuse is on the rise, the secular-minded State Department is conflicted over […]

Yemen in Focus

Saturday, May 1, 2010 8pm Producer: America Abroad Media Listen Again Yemen is the poorest Arab nation, with a bulging youth population and a sagging economy. Making matters worse, al Qaeda’s established an important base in the country and is now threatening Yemen, its neighbors, and the US. We explore conditions on the ground, and […]