The New Black
The struggle over gay rights within the black community.
Left by the Ship
"Left by the Ship" tells the story of Amerasian children.
A Fragile Trust: Plagiarism, Power, and Jayson Blair at The New York Times
The story of former New York Times reporter Jayson Blair.
Revenge of the Electric Car
"Revenge of the Electric Car" examines electric cars.
How Muscle Shoals, Ala., midwifed classic songs and albums.
The Trials of Muhammad Ali
Recalling a formative period in Muhammad Ali's life.
9/24/14 4:00 PM
In 2004, Cyntoia Brown was arrested for murder. There was no question that a 43-year-old man is dead and that she killed him. What mystified filmmaker Daniel Birman was just how common violence among youth is, and just how rarely we stop to question our assumptions about it. He wondered in this case what led a girl -- who grew-up in a reasonable home environment -- to this tragic end?
The hits and the highlights from WGBH