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S1 E48: High Steaks

High Steaks

Is Silicon Valley killing the American cowboy? And what does a $100 chicken nugget taste like? "Foreign Correspondent" crosses the U.S. to find answers, meeting the cattlemen, lawmakers and west-coast starts-ups who are locked in a high stakes battle over the future of our food.

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High Steaks

Is Silicon Valley killing the American cowboy? And what does a $100 chicken nugget taste like? "Foreign Correspondent" crosses the U.S. to find answers, meeting the cattlemen, lawmakers and west-coast starts-ups who are locked in a high stakes battle over the future of our food.

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Homage to Barcelona

Reporter Eric Campbell was living in Barcelona when the Spanish state cracked down on its 2017 independence vote, clubbing voters & firing rubber bullets. Eric explores how this cultural capital suddenly became a war zone.

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