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  1. A Dark, Funny - And Vietnamese - Look At The Vietnam WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | WGBH

    I am a spy, a sleeper, a spook, a man of two faces. Perhaps not surprisingly, I am also a man of two minds.


  2. In Hollywood, MLK Delivered A Lesser-Known Speech That Resonates TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | WGBH

    Shortly after winning the Nobel Peace Prize and coming back from Selma, Ala., where residents were protesting discrimination and repeated police brutality, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered a lesser-known speech to a full-house at the Temple Israel of Hollywood in Los Angeles in 1965.


  3. As 'Hollywood Jobs' Turns 10, We Follow Up With The Folks In The CreditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | WGBH

    It's been 10 years since we launched the annual Hollywood Jobs series, in which we explore odd movie jobs - you know, the ones you see in the closing credits. In the last decade, producer Cindy Carpien and I have talked to key grips, animal wranglers, focus pullers, foley artists, shoemakers, slate operators, loopers, food stylists and many more.


  4. 100 Years Later, What's The Legacy Of 'Birth Of A Nation'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | WGBH

    One hundred years ago Sunday, the nascent film industry premiered what would go on to be its first blockbuster: The Birth Of A Nation. As the house lights dimmed and the orchestra struck up the score, a message from director D.W. Griffith flickered on the screen: "This is an historical presentation of the Civil War and Reconstruction Period, and is not meant to reflect on any race or people of today."


  5. Sundance Festival Opens Doors For Minority FilmmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | WGBH

    This year's Sundance Film Festival generated buzz for "Dope," an indie film with an African-American director, Latino and Asian-American producers and starring a multicultural cast. The Sundance Film Festival wrapped up last weekend.


  6. 'Walking The Walk' With Students ... And Screaming FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | WGBH

    The NPR Ed team is discovering what teachers do when they're not teaching. Artist? Carpenter? Quidditch player? Explore our Secret Lives of Teachers series.


  7. Building Sponge City: Redesigning LA For Long-Term DroughtRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | WGBH

    "That's really the core of modern water infrastructure," says David Sedlak , the author of Water 4.0 . "It's the ancient idea that the Romans gave us.


  8. Hollywood's Acceptance Of White Privilege Revealed By Sony HackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | WGBH

    It is, perhaps, the worst nightmare for those of us constantly trying to get a white dominated Hollywood to widen its doors of opportunity for people of color: all those executives who say the right things in public and give to the right causes, just might think something much less admirable about diversity behind closed doors. This seems the surface lesson of the emails unearthed by hackers into Sony's computer records.


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