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S1 E28: Reading North

Reading North

Oula has run a mobile library in the Nordic Arctic for 40 years, but as retirement looms the future of the bus is uncertain.

Available until
2019-10-20T00:00:00-07:00

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  • 2019-12-31T19:00:00-08:00
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India's Female Cops

Hundreds of women's police stations have been set up across India to combat domestic abuse and sexual violence, following the Delhi rape case in December 2012. 

Parmila Dalal is second-in-command at the women's police station in Sonipat, in the northern state of Haryana. Every day she has to deal with the cases the public bring to her. 

  • 2019-12-09T23:30:00-08:00
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Peru Mighty Inca Woman

A single-mother strives to become one of the few women porters on the Inca Trail so as to offer her daughter a safe life away from violence.

  • 2019-12-10T19:00:00-08:00
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War On Truth

Facebook and other social media giants are being manipulated by governments and corporations, weakening democracies.

No country epitomises the consequences of this battle more so than the Philippines.

And no individual personifies the struggle against it more so than Maria Ressa.

Maria is the editor of Rappler, a digital news outlet that flourished under Facebook, and she now says is being crushed by it as the government uses it to shut down its critics.

The Husband School

Witness follows Pidia as he runs The Husband School, a course aiming to teach the men of rural Sierra Leone to overcome the legacy of sexual war crimes and treat their wives with respect and dignity.

The Seed Queen

Vivien starts a food movement using heirloom seeds native to Palestine but is it sustainable?

Halima: Somali American Model

A former Somali refugee who is now a rising American model is forced to navigate a demanding New York fashion world and family expectations.

  • 2019-12-24T19:00:00-08:00
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Gaza: Between Fire & Sea

Armed with poetry a Palestinian journalists takes on the Gaza siege with nonviolent protest, but will his initiative succeed?

  • 2019-12-24T19:30:00-08:00
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Reading North

Oula has run a mobile library in the Nordic Arctic for 40 years, but as retirement looms the future of the bus is uncertain.

  • 2019-12-31T19:00:00-08:00
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The Island Reunion

Close to the Arctic ocean, a tribal council leader is working to reunite her tribe that was forced to split due to the Cold War.

  • 2019-12-31T19:30:00-08:00
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