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Hotspots: Stories from the Frontline
In a first of its kind, veteran war correspondents Stuart Ramsay and Alex Crawford take viewers behind the scenes of reporting on stories in the world's most dangerous areas.
Season 1, Episode 1
Veteran war correspondents Stuart Ramsay and Alex Crawford explore behind the scenes of reporting on four separate stories in the world's most dangerous areas.
Alex Crawford gains rare access to the rebel army fighting in Myanmar's "forgotten war" in Kachin state.
Stuart Ramsay describes what it was like to be one of the first journalists on the scene when Malaysian airliner flight MH17 was brought down by a missile in Eastern Ukraine.
Alex Rossi and his team risk their lives reporting on Palestinian protests on the Gaza-Israel border in which dozens of Palestinians were killed and more than a thousand injured.
Season 1, Episode 2
Stuart Ramsey and his team traveled to the Iraqi city of Mosul during the bloody battle with IS, a battle that lasted for nine months.
Mark Stone covers the Catalonia independence referendum in Barcelona.
Alex Crawford’s team makes a dangerous night-time boat journey from Bangladesh into Myanmar, to find Rohingya refugees in large numbers stranded on the shore, with no way to get across to Bangladesh and safety.
Season 1, Episode 3
Stuart Ramsay travels to Mexico, where newly released figures indicate 2017 has been the deadliest year in the country's history. Alex Crawford and her team goes looking for child miners in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Season 1, Episode 4
Alex Crawford goes on the trail with an American trophy hunter who has paid tens of thousands of dollars to shoot an elephant in Namibia, and Stuart Ramsey reports from Zimbabwe.
Stuart Ramsay uncovers documents that unmask thousands of Islamic State recruits, including British terrorists.
In the United States, Dominic Waghorn talks about his experience covering the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut.
Alex Crawford reports from Liberia during the ebola epidemic.
Experience the hidden human side of the 24-hour economy through the eyes of five night-shift workersKCET Original
A documentary about the burning of wood at an industrial scale for energy.KCET Original
The 304,000-hectare Patagonia National Park in Chile is being brought back to life as one of the biggest conservation projects in history.KCET Original
The Nobel Peace Prize winner believes that today’s economic system is broken and must be reformed to provide opportunity for all.
A radical experiment in democracy and women’s rights is under way in the old badlands of Islamic State.KCET Original
Protests break out in Egypt with thousands demand president’s resignation; Trump approves deployment of troops to support Saudi Arabia; meanwhile, Yemen’s Houthi rebels offer truce to Saudi Arabia over attacks.
"Mother of the Earth" takes a look at Hayedeh Shirzadi and her husband's attempts to put an end to the dumping and burial of urban garbage in their city.
"It’s All Good" ("Está Todo Bien") is an eye-opening look into how the political and economic turmoil in Venezuela has created dire consequences for the people.
An Israeli election with no clear winner; Iran warns of all-out war over Saudi attack accusations; Ben Ali, Tunisia’s deposed president, dies in exile; and Canada’s prime minister apologizes again over brown face photos.
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