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Retro Report is a growing series of over 150 short documentaries that tell the history behind the news.
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Future of Fact
Online manipulation and immersive media have begun to eradicate our shared notion of authenticity …
Trump, Vaccines and the Man Fueling the Controversy
Measles is a disease once thought eradicated, so why is it making a comeback? Andrew Wakefield is …
The Outrage Machine
In the digital age, where everyday people can suddenly become public enemy number one, how do we …
The Crack Baby Scare: From Faulty Science to Media Panic
In the 1980s, images of tiny, jittery "crack babies" caused social outcry -- crack-addicted pregnant …
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Award Winning »

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Environmental Blunders and Lessons Learned »

Falsely Accused? »

How History Shapes Our Attitudes Toward Mental Health »

Moral Panics! »

Crime & Punishment »

Viewing Trump's Presidency Through a Historical Lens »

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