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S1 E43: A Big Piece of Good News

A Big Piece of Good News

A wild piece of coast was threatened by malls and McMansions until a reclusive billionaire couple arrived with the gift of a lifetime. Zoe Daniel reports.

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Motherland

Ukraine is the new "go-to" destination for couples desperate to be parents. But our investigation uncovers an industry out of control that exploits surrogate mothers and leaves babies abandoned.

  • 2020-08-18T21:00:00-07:00
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Saving Venice

The “Floating City” is sinking under rising seas and the weight of mass tourism. Now Venice’s residents are fighting to reclaim it, as Samantha Hawley reports.

  • 2020-08-18T21:30:30-07:00
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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.

  • 2020-08-25T21:00:00-07:00
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Tipping Point

China sent the world's recycling industry into a spin when it banned most waste imports. Now it’s tackling a home-grown rubbish crisis. Bill Birtles looks at China’s own war on waste and asks: is it winning?

  • 2020-08-25T21:30:00-07:00
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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.

  • 2020-09-01T21:00:00-07:00
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Running Amok

This is no armchair spectator sport. David Lipson ventures into the fanatical, often deadly, arena of Indonesian soccer.

  • 2020-09-01T21:30:40-07:00
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The Village

Sean Dorney got thrown out of PNG for his reporting, yet he received one of its top honors. He skippered its footy team and fell for a local girl. Now suffering motor neurone disease, he makes an emotional final visit.

  • 2020-09-08T21:00:00-07:00
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The Battle for Rio

Democrat or despot? Brazil’s new strongman is cracking down on rampant crime – but many fear the “Trump of the Tropics” is turning his country into a police state. Sally Sara reports.

  • 2020-09-08T21:29:30-07:00
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