Documentary of the Week on 89.5-1

Fridays at 8pm and Thursdays at noon

Hour-long documentary stories by some of the most experienced and acclaimed journalists in public radio.

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What's New?
4:53 pm
Sat August 18, 2012

Documentary of The Week: August & September

Listen to the Documentary of the Week, Friday evenings at 8 on Public Radio 89.5-1

Aug 17, 2012 • America Abroad
Mexico: Looking Forward

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12:29 pm
Wed April 18, 2012

Burn: An Energy Journal

Deepwater Horizon on Fire
US Coast Guard

The Documentary of the Week Airs Friday at 8pm; Sunday at 6pm and Thursday 4/26 at noon on KWGS 89.5-1 

Hunting for Oil, Risks & Rewards

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9:39 am
Fri April 13, 2012

Iran and the Bomb: The Documentary of the Week

Iran & The Bomb from America Abroad
America Abroad

Airs Friday at 8pm & Sunday at 6pm on KWGS 89.5-1

Iran’s nuclear ambitions have the world on edge. Because of its reluctance to admit international inspectors, and its progress in enriching uranium, the situation is increasingly tense. A nuclear Iran could lead to a Middle Eastern arms race and destabilize the world’s oil market. In this edition of America Abroad we explore whether sanctions and other diplomatic efforts are enough to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons.

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2:21 pm
Thu March 29, 2012

The Hidden World of Girls, Hosted by Tina Fey

Hidden World of Girls host Tina Fey

The Documentary of the Week, airs Friday at 8pm, Sunday at 6pm, and Thursday at Noon on KWGS 89.5-1

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1:57 pm
Wed March 14, 2012

Documentary of The Week: After Kim Jong Il; America and The Two Koreas

The death of Kim Jong-il last December - and the appointment of his unknown and untested twenty-something son Kim Jong-un as his successor - has left the world on the edge of its seat – and with plenty of questions. The US, South Korea, and North Korea’s neighbors are watching closely to see what comes next. In this edition of America Abroad,  we’ll head to Seoul to gauge how South Koreans view the threat from the North. We’ll look back at the history of America’s relationship with the two Koreas.

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11:50 am
Mon March 5, 2012

Documentary of the Week Examines Fukushima, One Year Later

Particles: Nuclear Power after Fukushima

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