Mosaic | KCET
"Mosaic" gathers news and current affairs from around the world, as experienced—and at times reported by—people on the ground. Unlike a conventional newscast, "Mosaic” is responsive to online sources and independent voices, utilizing a bottom-up, web-first news gathering framework, to create a new kind of global news for all media platforms.
"The China Dream" explores the concept promoted by President Xi Jinping's government for "national rejuvenation” — to ask what the “China Dream” really means, how it plays out in real life at all levels of society, and particularly for China’s youth.
Also check out the Mosaic "Election Specials.” In 2016 we gathered news reports from around the world to learn how other countries view the U.S. presidential campaign and how election results could impact their national interests. We sent our team to cover the national political conventions in Cleveland and Philadelphia, and produced an in-depth report on the eve of the November elections.
- Diverse stories about Cuba and Fidel Castro
- China’s role in managing the world’s trash
- A look back at the Mosaic archives of World News from the Middle East
Parents are willing to spend thousands to get the competitive edge in the college admissions process, but at what cost? Socal Connected takes a revealing look at the high stakes world of the for-profit education consultant business.KCET Original
During World War II, three renowned photographers captured scenes from the Japanese incarceration: outsiders Dorothea Lange and Ansel Adams and incarceree Tōyō Miyatake who boldly smuggled in a camera lens to document life from within the camp.KCET Original
In the 1980s, 19-year-old Fernando Valenzuela was discovered playing in the Mexican leagues and was recruited to Los Angeles.KCET Original
Before it was dammed in the early 1900s, John Muir called it more beautiful than Yosemite Valley itself. And now, in a one-hour special, Huell travels to this historic and spectacular place to document its past and talk about its future.
In this episode, Lost L.A. explores the complicated relationship between the city and its natural environment.KCET Original
After many years for neglect, the Gardens Conservancy and the Golden Gate National Recreation Area have begun a multi million-dollar restoration of the gardens. Huell gets a special look at this almost forgotten part of our history.
Phryne investigates the death of a young female worker in a factory 'accident' and soon learns that the woman's death might not be the misadventure the police think it is.
"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.